Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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fimr (adj.)

‘agile, deft’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):41721428
SkP: 17127911
Malfong.is (prose):31392394

forms: fimir, fim, fims, fimr, fimastur nom m sg, fimasti, fimur, fíma, fímt, fimare, fimmr, fimaztur, fimastr, fimt, fimaztr, fimari, fímarí, fimastan, fímar, fima, fimazti, fimrar

ungrouped:
Anon Leið 6VII l. 6: fimr ‘nimble’
Anon Leið 15VII l. 2: fimr ‘Nimble’
Anon Leið 17VII l. 4: fimr ‘agile’
Anon Leið 20VII l. 6: fimr ‘quick’
Anon Leið 26VII l. 6: fimr ‘agile’
Anon Líkn 35VII l. 6: fimir ‘agile’
Anon Mgr 27VII l. 6: fim ‘deft one’
Anon Mgr 45VII l. 2: fimr ‘deft’
Anon Óldr 4I l. 2: fimr ‘swift’
Arn Hardr 15II l. 6: fims ‘some’
Arn Magndr 2II l. 3: fim ‘lively’
ESk Geisl 15VII l. 6: fimr ‘adept at’
ESk Geisl 47VII l. 8: fimr ‘deft’
HSt Rst 33I l. 6: fimr ‘’
RvHbreiðm Hl 58III l. 4: fimr ‘deft’
Þloft Tøgdr 1I l. 6: fimr ‘The skilful’

compounds:
Anon Leið 6VII, l. 6: snillifimr ‘The prowess-nimble’
Anon Leið 17VII, l. 4: gœzkufimr ‘agile of grace’
Anon Leið 20VII, l. 6: risnufimr ‘quick with hospitality’
Anon Leið 26VII, l. 6: dáðfimr ‘The deed-agile’
Anon Mgr 27VII, l. 6: kraftfim ‘power-deft one’
Anon Mgr 45VII, l. 2: gæzkufimr ‘goodness-deft’
Anon Óldr 4I, l. 2: ráðfimr ‘The counsel-swift’
Arn Hardr 15II, l. 6: eljunfims ‘mettlesome’
ESk Geisl 47VII, l. 8: ógnfimr ‘battle-deft’
HSt Rst 33I, l. 6: eljunfimr ‘May the vigorous’
RvHbreiðm Hl 58III, l. 4: skjaldfimr ‘the shield-deft’

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