Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

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elgr (noun m.)

‘elk’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):15721428
SkP: 16127911
Malfong.is (prose):01392394

forms: elgjum, elgi, elgr, alkr, Elgs, elg, elgs, Elg

ungrouped:
Kálf Kátr 26VII l. 6: elgs ‘of the elk’
Anon Leið 10VII l. 6: elgs ‘elk’
Anon Liðs 7I l. 8: elg ‘elk’
Anon Óldr 15I l. 2: elg ‘of the elk’
Anon Pl 7VII l. 2: elg ‘of the elk’
Arn Hryn 16II l. 1: elgjum ‘elks’
Arn Magndr 12II l. 2: elgi ‘elks’
Bersi Ólfl 2I l. 5: Elgs ‘elk’
Rv Lv 2II l. 7: elg ‘the elk’
Þul Waves 1III l. 7: elg ‘the elk’
Anon Brúðv 27VII l. 6: elgs ‘of the elk’
Þul Bjarnar 1III l. 2: elg ‘elk’
ÞjóðA Frag 5II l. 2: elg ‘elk’
ESk Lv 7III l. 3: elg ‘the elk’
Kolb Lv 7III l. 3: elg ‘of the elk’

compounds:
Anon Leið 10VII, l. 6: varrelgs ‘of the wake-elk’
Anon Óldr 15I, l. 2: elgbjóð ‘the offerer {of the elk’
Anon Pl 7VII, l. 2: elg-Þróttr ‘the Þróttr {of the elk’
Þul Bjarnar 1III, l. 2: elgviðnir ‘elk-forest-dweller’
ÞjóðA Frag 5II, l. 2: elgvers ‘elk-sea’
Kolb Lv 7III, l. 3: elgrenni ‘the impeller {of the elk’

indexed kennings:

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