Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

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elli (noun f.)

‘old age’
ONP (prose citations):58722581
SkP: 12127911 (prose):771392394

forms: Elli, ellina, ellin, ælli, ellini, elline, elle, ęlle, ellinnar, ællii, elleɴe, ellı, elli, ęlli

Anon Hsv 122VII l. 4: elli ‘with age’
Arn Hardr 12II l. 4: elli ‘old age’
ESk Øxfl 2III l. 4: elli ‘old age’
Eyv Lv 10I l. 3: elli ‘old age’
Eyv Lv 10I l. 8: elli ‘old age’
Mark Eirdr 29II l. 3: elli ‘old age’
Rv Lv 4II l. 3: elli ‘the old age’
SnSt Ht 3III l. 8: elli ‘old age’
SnSt Ht 30III l. 8: elli ‘old age’
SnSt Ht 61III l. 7: elli ‘old age’
Þjóð Haustl 9III l. 3: elli ‘the old-age’
Svart Skauf 36VIII l. 1: elli ‘old age’

Anon Hsv 122VII, l. 4: ellibjúgr ‘one bowed down with age’
Þjóð Haustl 9III, l. 3: ellilyf ‘the old-age medicine’

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