Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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dvelja (verb)

‘delay, stay, dwell’
ONP (prose citations):272728113
SkP: 15127911 (prose):3911392394

forms: dvalði, dveljask, dvelz, dvǫlðu, dvelr, dvelsk, dvalðisk, Dvaldi, Dvaldist sg 3rd pret, Dveljast, Dveljum, Dvelst, Dvöldust pl 3rd pret, dvaldi sg 3rd pret, dvaldir, dvaldist sg 3rd pret, dvalist , dvalið, dveldi, dveldist sg pret, dvelja infinitive, dveljast pl 3rd pres infinitive, dveljist pres, dvelst sg 3rd pres, dvelur sg 3rd pres, dvöldu, dvöldust pl 3rd pret, Dvalði, dveljaz, dvölduz, dvalþiz, dvalþa, dvelia, dvaldisk, dvelja, dvǫldu

Anon Liðs 4I l. 2: dvelja ‘to delay’
Anon Mey 26VII l. 6: dvaldi ‘rejected’
Anon Pl 17VII l. 2: dvalði ‘kept’
Anon Pl 49VII l. 4: dveljask ‘stay’
Anon Lil 31VII l. 7: dvelz ‘takes up dwelling’
Anon Lil 98VII l. 4: dvelja ‘impedes’
Mberf Lv 4II l. 3: dvelr ‘delays’
Sigv Víkv 9I l. 6 [variant]: dvalðr ‘’
Sigv Lv 11I l. 8: dvelr ‘delays’
Þfagr Sveinn 9II l. 8: dvǫlðu ‘prevented’
Valg Har 9II l. 1: Dvalði ‘was delayed’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 71VIII (Ǫrv 141) l. 4: dveljaz ‘stay’
Anon (Mberf) 4II l. 1: dvelr ‘delays’
Anon Brúðv 11VII l. 8: dvalið ‘tarried’
Anon Brúðv 20VII l. 2: dvelz ‘is delayed’

Sigv Víkv 9I, l. 6: ógndvalðr ‘battle’

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