Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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deilir (noun m.)

‘ruler, ordainer’
ONP (prose citations):1722581
SkP: 29127911 (prose):61392394

forms: deilis, deili*, deiler, deili, deilir

Kálf Kátr 8VII l. 2: deili ‘the distributor’
Kálf Kátr 17VII l. 6: deili ‘of the ruler’
Kálf Kátr 21VII l. 6: deili ‘of the ruler’
Kálf Kátr 25VII l. 6: deili ‘of the ruler’
Kálf Kátr 29VII l. 6: deili ‘of the ruler’
Kálf Kátr 33VII l. 6: deili ‘of the ruler’
Anon Leið 41VII l. 2: deilir ‘ruler’
Anon Mdr 11VII l. 4: deilis ‘of the provider’
Anon Mgr 11VII l. 6: deilir ‘ordainer’
Anon Mgr 16VII l. 6: deilir ‘ordainer’
Anon Mgr 20VII l. 6: deilir ‘ordainer’
Anon Mgr 24VII l. 6: deilir ‘ordainer’
Anon Mgr 31VII l. 4: deilir ‘the ordainer’
Anon Mgr 45VII l. 4: deilir ‘ordainer’
Anon Nkt 70II l. 8: deilir ‘distributor’
Anon Pét 6VII l. 6: deilir ‘ruler’
Anon Pét 22VII l. 6: deilir ‘ruler’
Anon Pét 27VII l. 5: deilir ‘The ruler’
ESk Geisl 41VII l. 8 [variant]: deilir ‘’
Gamlkan Has 24VII l. 5: deili* ‘-dealer’
Gamlkan Jóndr 3VII l. 3: deili ‘the ruler’
GunnLeif Merl I 13VIII (Bret 81) l. 4: deili ‘to the sharer’
GunnLeif Merl I 33VIII (Bret 101) l. 6: deilir ‘the commander’
SnSt Ht 2III l. 6: deilir ‘the distributor’
SnSt Ht 21III l. 7: deilir ‘the controller’
SnSt Ht 28III l. 7: deilis ‘of the controller’
Sturl Hrafn 3II l. 7: deili ‘distributor’
Þór Lv 1I l. 3: deilir ‘controller’
Anon (FoGT) 5III l. 2: deilis ‘distributor’

Anon Pét 6VII, l. 6: stjörnudeilir ‘star-ruler’
Gamlkan Has 24VII, l. 5: Sókndeili* ‘the battle-dealer’
Sturl Hrafn 3II, l. 7: sigdeili ‘battle-distributor’

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