Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. ey (noun f.)

‘island’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):68722581
SkP: 64127911
Malfong.is (prose):3791392394

forms: Ey nom f sg, Eyjar acc f pl, Eyju, Eyjunni dat f sg, Eyjunum, Eyna, eyjarinnar gen f sg, eyjarnar f pl, eyjum dat f pl, eyjunni dat f sg, eyjunum dat f pl, eyna acc f sg, eynni dat f sg, Eyjum dat f pl, u, eyin nom f sg, eyinni dat f sg, Eyja, eyja, eyju, eyjar, ey, eyjar, eyiom, eꝩ, eꝩio

ungrouped:
Gestumbl Heiðr 17VIII (Heiðr 64) l. 7: eyjar ‘the islands’
Kálf Kátr 3VII l. 4: eyja ‘of islands’
Anon Krm 21VIII l. 5: eyju ‘ey’
Anon Líkn 21VII l. 4: ey ‘of the island’
Anon Mey 53VII l. 4: eyjar ‘island’
Anon Óldr 12I l. 2: Eyjar ‘the Isles [Orkney]’
Anon Sól 16VII l. 2 [variant]: ey ‘’
Arn Þorfdr 19II l. 5: eyjar ‘the islands’
Arn Þorfdr 24II l. 5: Eyjum ‘the Islands’
Bjbp Jóms 19I l. 3: eyjar ‘the islands’
Bjbp Jóms 35I l. 3: eyjar ‘the islands’
Bkrepp Magndr 8II l. 8: eyjum ‘the isles’
ESk Hardr II 5II l. 2: ey ‘ø’
Edáð Banddr 7I l. 3: eyja ‘of islands’
Eindr Lv 1I l. 2: eyju ‘the island’
Eskál Lv 3I l. 6: ey ‘of the island’
Eyv Hák 3I l. 7: Ey ‘of Island’
Eyv Hák 6I l. 5: eyju ‘the island’
Gísl Magnkv 10II l. 2: eyja ‘of the isles’
Gísl Magnkv 11II l. 3: ey ‘ey’
GunnLeif Merl II 13VIII (Bret 13) l. 8: ey ‘island’
GunnLeif Merl II 15VIII (Bret 15) l. 4: eyjar ‘islands’
GunnLeif Merl II 23VIII (Bret 23) l. 5: Ey ‘The island’
GunnLeif Merl I 25VIII (Bret 93) l. 3: eyja ‘of islands’
GunnLeif Merl I 71VIII (Bret 139) l. 1: eyjar ‘of the island’
GunnLeif Merl I 75VIII (Bret 143) l. 4: ey ‘the island’
GunnLeif Merl I 85VIII (Bret 153) l. 2: ey ‘island’
HSt Rst 11I l. 4: Eyjar ‘the Isles [Orkney]’
Hár Lv 2I l. 4: ey ‘the island’
Hfr Óldr 2I l. 4: eyju ‘’
Ív Sig 2II l. 4: eyjum ‘the isles’
Ív Sig 3II l. 2: eyjum ‘the isles’
Ív Sig 12II l. 4: eyjar ‘the isles’
Ív Sig 32II l. 4: eyjar ‘beyond islands’
Ólhelg Lv 4I l. 3: eyjar ‘island’
Ótt Hfl 20I l. 7: eyjum ‘the islands’
Rv Lv 4II l. 8: ey ‘island’
Sigv Austv 10I l. 2: ey ‘an island’
Sigv Berv 15II l. 8: ey ‘isle’
Snæbj Lv 1III l. 4: ey ‘of the island’
Sturl Hákfl 8II l. 4: eyja ‘erö’
Sturl Hrafn 7II l. 4: eyjar ‘Hebrides’
Sturl Hrafn 13II l. 6: eyjar ‘the islands’
ÞSjár Frag 4III l. 4: ey ‘the island’
ÞjóðA Sex 2II l. 8: eyju ‘y’
Þorm Lv 15I l. 8: ey ‘of the island’
Þsvart Lv 1II l. 2: eyjum ‘eys’
TorfE Lv 2I l. 3: Eyjum ‘the Islands [Orkney]’
TorfE Lv 2I l. 3 [variant]: eyju ‘’
ǪrvOdd Lv 12VIII (Ǫrv 45) l. 4: eyju ‘ø’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 6VIII (Ǫrv 76) l. 5: eyju ‘island’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 17VIII (Ǫrv 87) l. 1: eyju ‘island’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 18VIII (Ǫrv 88) l. 5: eyju ‘the island’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 19VIII (Ǫrv 89) l. 3: eyju ‘the island’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 20VIII (Ǫrv 90) l. 2: eyjar ‘the island’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 23VIII (Ǫrv 93) l. 3: eyju ‘the island’
Hjálm Lv 6VIII (Ǫrv 16) l. 8: ey ‘the island’
Hjálm Lv 15VIII (Ǫrv 25) l. 4: Ey ‘Ey’
Anon (HSig) 1II l. 2: ey ‘of the island’
FriðÞ Lv 18VIII (Frið 23) l. 4: eyjar ‘island’
Herv Lv 5VIII (Heiðr 19) l. 4: eyjar ‘island’
Herv Lv 7VIII (Heiðr 23) l. 3: ey ‘the island’
Angantýr Lv 3VIII (Heiðr 32) l. 4: ey ‘island’
Keth Lv 13VIII (Ket 20) l. 7: eyju ‘the island’
Þul Eyja 1III l. 1: Ey ‘Island’
Hharð Gamv 6II l. 6: ey ‘across the island’
ÞjóðA Har 6II l. 1: eyjar ‘ø’
Rv Lv 34III l. 2: ey ‘of the island’

compounds:
Anon Krm 21VIII, l. 5: Öngulseyju ‘Anglesey’
Anon Líkn 21VII, l. 4: eyhjálms ‘of the island-helmet’
Anon Sól 16VII, l. 2: Ráðey ‘Ráð’
ESk Hardr II 5II, l. 2: Hlés ey ‘on Læsø’
Eskál Lv 3I, l. 6: eybaugs ‘of the island-ring’
Eyv Hák 3I, l. 7: Eydana ‘of Island-Danes’
Gísl Magnkv 11II, l. 3: Ǫnguls ey ‘of Anglesey’
Hfr Óldr 2I, l. 4: Skáneyju ‘Skåne’
Sigv Berv 15II, l. 8: haukey ‘hawk-isle’
Snæbj Lv 1III, l. 4: eylúðrs ‘of the island-mill-box’
Sturl Hákfl 8II, l. 4: Ekreyja ‘Öckerö’
Sturl Hrafn 7II, l. 4: Suðreyjar ‘the Hebrides’
ÞSjár Frag 4III, l. 4: eymylvir ‘the island-grinder’
ÞjóðA Sex 2II, l. 8: Sikileyju ‘Sicily’
Þorm Lv 15I, l. 8: eybaugs ‘of the island-ring’
Þsvart Lv 1II, l. 2: Orkneyjum ‘the Orkneys’
ǪrvOdd Lv 12VIII (Ǫrv 45), l. 4: Hléseyju ‘Læsø’
Hjálm Lv 15VIII (Ǫrv 25), l. 4: Eymundr ‘Eymundr’
Anon (HSig) 1II, l. 2: eybaugs ‘of the island-ring’
FriðÞ Lv 18VIII (Frið 23), l. 4: eyjarskeggjar ‘island-beards’
Herv Lv 5VIII (Heiðr 19), l. 4: eyjarskeggja ‘island-beard’
Angantýr Lv 3VIII (Heiðr 32), l. 4: eybarmr ‘island-edge’
Hharð Gamv 6II, l. 6: eygarð ‘across the island-enclosure’
ÞjóðA Har 6II, l. 1: Hléseyjar ‘of Læsø’
Rv Lv 34III, l. 2: eyfitja ‘of the island-meadows’

indexed kennings:

index entries (as compounds):
• Frøise (Frøise, Lom hd, Opland, Norway)
• Hlésey (Hlésey - Læsø, Denmark)
• Norderön (Norderön, Norderön sn, Jämtland, Sweden)
• Odensö (Odensö, Högsby sn, Handbörds hd, Småland, Sweden)
• Odensö (Odensö, Munktorps sn, Snevringe hd, Västmanland, Sweden)
• Ǫngulsey (Ǫngulsey - Anglesey)
• Onsøien (Onsöien, Buviken hd, S. Trøndelag, Norway)
• Onsøy (Onsø, Onsø hd, Østfold, Norway)
• Onsøyen (Onsøien, Byneset hd, S. Trøndelag, Norway)
• Orkneyjar (Orkneyjar - Orkney)
• Torsö (Torsö, Torsö sn, Vadsbo hd, Västergötland, Sweden)
• Torsö (Torsö, Otterstads sn, Kållands hd, Västergötland, Sweden)
• Torsö (Torsö, Ludgo sn, Rönö hd, Södermanland, Sweden)
• Torsøy (Torsøy, Tjølling hd, Vestfold, Norway)
• Udensö (Udensö, Odensö - Finland)
• Ullarøy (Ullarøy, V. Moland hd, Aust-Agder, Norway)
• Ullarøy (Ullarøy, S. Odalen hd, Hedmark, Norway)
• Ullarøy (Ullarøy, Skjeberg hd, Østfold, Norway)
• Ullerø (Ullerø, Spind hd, Vest-Agder, Norway)
• Ullerön (Ullerön, Dals-Eds sn, Vedbo hd, Dalsland, Sweden)

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