Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. eisa (noun f.)

‘flame, ember’
ONP (prose citations):5721868
SkP: 27127911 (prose):21392394

forms: eisum, eisa, eisa, Eisur, eysa, eisur, Eisa, eisu

Anon Mv I 22VII l. 5: eisa ‘the glow’
Atli Ól 1III l. 1: eisur ‘embers’
ESk Geisl 50VII l. 1: eisu ‘with the fire’
ESk Hardr I 2II l. 5: eisur ‘fires’
ESk Øxfl 7III l. 1: eisu ‘ember’
Eil Þdr 18III l. 5: eisa ‘fire’
Anon Lil 70VII l. 5: eisa ‘flames’
Gísl Magnkv 16II l. 6: eisa ‘the cinder’
Glúmr Gráf 2I l. 5: eisu ‘fire’
Glúmr Gráf 3I l. 1: eisu ‘fire’
Gsind Hákdr 2I l. 1: eisu ‘of the fire’
Gsind Hákdr 2I l. 1 [variant]: eisum ‘’
Gsind Hákdr 8I l. 3: eisu ‘fire’
Jór Send 1I l. 3: eisum ‘fires’
Mark Eirdr 20II l. 5: Eisur ‘Flames’
Ólhelg Lv 5I l. 1: eisu ‘embers’
SnSt Ht 22III l. 8: eisa ‘Fire’
SnSt Ht 26III l. 1: eisu ‘fire’
SnSt Ht 50III l. 1: eisa ‘The fire’
Sturl Hákkv 16II l. 6: eisur ‘the flames’
Sturl Hryn 15II l. 5: eisur ‘cinders’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 16II l. 3: eisu ‘embers’
Anon (FoGT) 29III l. 3: eisu ‘of the fire’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 21VIII (Ǫrv 91) l. 4: eisu ‘the embers’
Þfagr Frag 2III l. 3: eisu ‘fire’
Þul Elds 2III l. 8: eisa ‘glowing embers’

ESk Øxfl 7III, l. 1: Blóðeisu ‘of the blood-ember’
Glúmr Gráf 2I, l. 5: Rógeisu ‘with strife-fire’
Glúmr Gráf 3I, l. 1: Dolgeisu ‘of the battle-fire’
Gsind Hákdr 8I, l. 3: rógeisu ‘of the strife-fire’

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