Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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byrr (noun m.)

‘favourable wind’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):85722581
SkP: 50127911
Malfong.is (prose):211392394

forms: byrr, byri m pres, byrina acc m pl, byrinn m sg, Byr nom m sg, byr, byrir, byrjar, byʀ, br, bꝩr, bꝩriar, bꝩʀ

ungrouped:
Anon Hsv 134VII l. 3: byr ‘wind’
Anon Leið 7VII l. 6: byr ‘of the wind’
Anon Líkn 28VII l. 8: byrjar ‘of the wind’
Anon Mdr 10VII l. 4: byr ‘of the fair wind’
Anon Mgr 22VII l. 2: byrjar ‘of fair wind’
Anon Pl 3VII l. 2: byr ‘of the wind’
Anon Pl 15VII l. 6: byr ‘of the wind’
Anon Ól 5I l. 3: byrjar ‘of the breeze’
Bjbp Jóms 33I l. 6: byr ‘wind’
Bjbp Jóms 33I l. 8: byrr ‘the wind’
Bǫlv Hardr 5II l. 3: byrr ‘a favourable wind’
Bragi Rdr 8III l. 7: byrjar ‘of the fair wind’
ESk Geisl 53VII l. 5: byr ‘the fair breeze’
ESk Geisl 64VII l. 1: byrjar ‘of fair wind’
ESk Ingdr 4II l. 8: byrr ‘wind’
Eil Þdr 7III l. 2: byr ‘wind’
Eskál Vell 7I l. 1: byrjar ‘wind’
Eskál Vell 21I l. 8: byrjar ‘of the wind’
Eyv Lv 11I l. 4: byr ‘wind’
Gamlkan Has 12VII l. 2: byrjar ‘breeze’
Gamlkan Has 41VII l. 3: byrjar ‘of the fair wind’
Glúmr Gráf 13I l. 1: byrjar ‘of the fair wind’
Gsind Hákdr 8I l. 8: byr ‘fair wind’
HSt Rst 15I l. 3: byrr ‘the wind’
HSt Rst 33I l. 3: byr ‘of the wind’
Hfr Hákdr 5III l. 3: byrjar ‘of the breeze’
Ív Sig 16II l. 2: byr ‘wind’
Kolb Jónv 2VII l. 8: byr ‘of the wind’
Máni Lv 1II l. 1: Byr ‘fair wind’
RvHbreiðm Hl 25III l. 3: byr ‘of the fair breeze’
RvHbreiðm Hl 59III l. 7: byr ‘the fair breeze’
Sigv Knútdr 8I l. 1: byr ‘the favouring wind’
SnSt Ht 38III l. 6: byr ‘wind’
SnSt Ht 59III l. 3: byr ‘the fair breeze’
SnSt Ht 74III l. 6: byr ‘breeze’
SnSt Ht 78III l. 5: byrr ‘the breeze’
Stúfr Stúfdr 1II l. 3: byr ‘wind’
Sturl Hákkv 19II l. 3: byrr ‘the fair breeze’
Sturl Hrafn 9II l. 7: byr ‘in the fair wind’
Þfagr Sveinn 6II l. 8: byr ‘of fair wind’
Þfagr Sveinn 7II l. 7: byrjar ‘of fair wind’
Þhorn Harkv 9I l. 4 [variant]: byrr ‘’
Þloft Tøgdr 5I l. 3: byr ‘The wind’
Þstf Stuttdr 4II l. 3: byr ‘of favourable breeze’
Anon (OStór) 1VIII (OStór 1) l. 3: byr ‘the wind’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 22VIII (Ǫrv 92) l. 7: byr ‘wind’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 23VIII (Ǫrv 93) l. 4: byr ‘a favourable wind’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 34VIII (Ǫrv 104) l. 4: byrir ‘winds’
Anon (ÓT) 3I l. 2: byr ‘of the breeze’
Bragi Þórr 6III l. 2: byr ‘The wind’
Anon Brúðv 12VII l. 7: byrjar ‘of the wind’
Anon Brúðv 12VII l. 3: byr ‘of the wind’
FriðÞ Lv 2VIII (Frið 2) l. 3: byrjar ‘of the breeze’
Þul Veðra 1III l. 1: byrr ‘fair breeze’

compounds:
Anon Leið 7VII, l. 6: byrskíðs ‘of the wind-ski’
Anon Mdr 10VII, l. 4: byrstalls ‘of the fair wind-pedestal’
Anon Pl 3VII, l. 2: byrskríns ‘of the wind-shrine’
Anon Pl 15VII, l. 6: byrstóðs ‘of the wind-horse’
Eskál Vell 7I, l. 1: ofbyrjar ‘the strong wind’
HSt Rst 33I, l. 3: byrtjalds ‘of the wind-tent’
Kolb Jónv 2VII, l. 8: byrstrandar ‘of the wind-beach’
RvHbreiðm Hl 25III, l. 3: byrbeiðir ‘the demander {of the fair breeze’
SnSt Ht 74III, l. 6: byrskíð ‘breeze-skis’
Sturl Hrafn 9II, l. 7: byrgegnir ‘ reliable {in the fair wind’
Þfagr Sveinn 6II, l. 8: byrskíðum ‘the skis of fair wind’
Þloft Tøgdr 5I, l. 3: byrrǫmm ‘The wind-strong’
Þstf Stuttdr 4II, l. 3: byrvarga ‘wolves of favourable breeze’
Anon (OStór) 1VIII (OStór 1), l. 3: byrhest ‘the wind-horse’
Anon (ÓT) 3I, l. 2: byrhreins ‘of the breeze-reindeer’
Bragi Þórr 6III, l. 2: byrsendir ‘The wind-sender’
Anon Brúðv 12VII, l. 3: byrviggs ‘of the wind-horse’

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