Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

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eyrir (noun m.)

‘ounce, money, property’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):114721868
SkP: 27127911
Malfong.is (prose):971392394

forms: eyrum, aurar nom m pl, eyri acc m sg, eyrir, Aura, œyri, avra, aurom, aura, aurum, eyris, ꝍyri, ꜹra, avra, eꝩrir, eyrer

ungrouped:
Anon Gyð 5VII l. 1: aura ‘The money’
Anon Gyð 6VII l. 1: aurar ‘money’
Anon Hsv 22VII l. 1: eyri ‘money’
Anon Hsv 34VII l. 5: aurum ‘money’
Anon Hsv 40VII l. 1: Aura ‘money’
Anon Hsv 40VII l. 4: aura ‘money’
Anon Hsv 54VII l. 1: Aura ‘money’
Anon Hsv 54VII l. 6: aurum ‘money’
Anon Hsv 61VII l. 4: aura ‘of money’
Anon Hsv 94VII l. 2: aurum ‘wealth’
Anon Hsv 96VII l. 1: Aura ‘of his wealth’
Anon Hsv 97VII l. 2: aura ‘of money’
Anon Hsv 106VII l. 1: aura ‘of money’
Anon Hsv 106VII l. 6: aurum ‘money’
Anon Hsv 112VII l. 4: aura ‘money’
Anon Hsv 129VII l. 5 [variant]: aura ‘’
Kálf Kátr 39VII l. 6: eyrum ‘ears’
Anon Mey 42VII l. 1: aura ‘money’
Anon Sól 34VII l. 4: aurar ‘pieces of silver’
Bjbp Jóms 36I l. 7: aurum ‘money’
Bjbp Jóms 44I l. 1: aura ‘coins’
Bǫlv Hardr 4II l. 4: eyri ‘the sandbank’
EBrún Lv 1III l. 1: eyri ‘money’
Sigv Lv 4I l. 5: aura ‘tax’
ÞGísl Búdr 9I l. 1: eyri ‘an ounce’
Anon (FoGT) 28III l. 7: aura ‘fortune’
GizGrý Lv 2VIII (Heiðr 109) l. 2: eyris ‘of silver’
Anon (SnE) 2III l. 1: Aura ‘of riches’

compounds:
Anon Hsv 97VII, l. 2: aurafjölð ‘a lot of money’
Sigv Lv 4I, l. 5: Landaura ‘the landing tax’

indexed kennings:

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