Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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far (noun n.)

‘travel, vessel, trace, life, conduct’
ONP (prose citations):141721868
SkP: 15127911 (prose):2041392394

forms: fara, Far n sg, För, fari dat n sg, farinu, farið n sg, fars n sg, farsins, för n pl, förum, Farið, förin nom f sg, far, fári, farſ, fár

Anon Mhkv 15III l. 2: far ‘the conduct’
Anon Mv III 7VII l. 5: Farið ‘The vessel’
Arn Hryn 16II l. 8: far ‘good’
Anon Lil 91VII l. 4: fari ‘behaviour’
Eyv Hál 1I l. 11: far ‘the travel’
Eyv Hál 1I l. 7 [variant]: fars ‘’
OBarr Frag 2III l. 2: fara ‘ships’
Ótt Hfl 15I l. 5: fars ‘The ship’
Sigv Austv 2I l. 6: far ‘craft’
SnSt Ht 22III l. 8: far ‘the vessel’
Sturl Hákkv 29II l. 1: fars ‘vessel’
Sturl Hryn 15II l. 6: fars ‘of the ship’
ÞKolb Eirdr 9I l. 4: far ‘of the vessel’
Þjóð Haustl 1III l. 6: far ‘situation’
Anon (TGT) 32III l. 1: far ‘the conduct’
ÞjóðA Frag 5II l. 4: far ‘the vessel’

Arn Hryn 16II, l. 8: farligt ‘goodly’
Anon Lil 91VII, l. 4: syndafari ‘sinful behaviour’
Eyv Hál 1I, l. 11: farmǫgnuðr ‘the travel-furtherer’
Sturl Hákkv 29II, l. 1: vínfars ‘of the wine-vessel’
ÞKolb Eirdr 9I, l. 4: farlands ‘of the vessel-land’

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