Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. fránn (adj.)

‘bright, shining’
ONP (prose citations):0725759
SkP: 25127911 (prose):01392394

forms: frôn, frána, fránar, fránni, frônum, Frôn, fránn, fránum, fránan, frán, fránir, fránum, fráɴ, fráni, fraɴ, franan, franar

Anon Pl 9VII l. 4: frán ‘of the shining’
Anon Pl 22VII l. 1: frána ‘fierce’
Anon Pl 50VII l. 6: frán ‘shining’
Arn Hardr 1II l. 3: frána ‘bright’
Arn Magndr 18II l. 1: frôn ‘bright’
Arn Þorfdr 9II l. 4: fránar ‘Bright’
Bjbp Jóms 25I l. 2: frán ‘Keen’
Bjbp Jóms 32I l. 5: frán ‘flashing’
ESk Geisl 29VII l. 6: frôn ‘the sharp’
Gísl Magnkv 17II l. 8: fránni ‘with the sharp’
Gísl Magnkv 19II l. 3: fránn ‘gleaming’
GunnLeif Merl II 35VIII (Bret 35) l. 3: fránn ‘the piercing’
GunnLeif Merl I 17VIII (Bret 85) l. 2: fránn ‘serpent’
Hókr Eirfl 4I l. 6: fráns ‘of the glittering’
Sigv Berv 2II l. 6: frán ‘keen-’
Sigv ErfÓl 13I l. 8: frôn ‘bright’
Sigv Knútdr 7I l. 4: frán ‘bright’
ÞjóðA Sex 12II l. 1: Frôn ‘The splendid’
Þorm Lv 10I l. 4: frán ‘of the flashing’
ÚlfrU Húsdr 4III l. 4: frán ‘the flashing’
ÚlfrU Húsdr 6III l. 6: frônum ‘the gleaming’
Hróksv Hrkv 21VIII (Hálf 71) l. 6: fránum ‘edged’
Hundk Lv 1VIII (HjǪ 29) l. 6: frán ‘flashing’
Heiðr Lv 3VIII (Ǫrv 3) l. 3: fránn ‘gleaming’
Rloð Lv 5VIII (Ragn 9) l. 2: fránan ‘a glittering’
BjRagn Lv 2VIII (Ragn 20) l. 6: fránir ‘glittering’
ÞjóðA Har 1II l. 6: frôn ‘The gleaming’

Anon Pl 9VII, l. 4: fránskíðs ‘of the shining ski’
Anon Pl 50VII, l. 6: fránbaugs ‘shining ring’
Bjbp Jóms 25I, l. 2: fránlyndr ‘Keen-tempered’
Bjbp Jóms 32I, l. 5: ormfrán ‘the snake-flashing’
Sigv Berv 2II, l. 6: fráneygjum ‘keen-eyed’
Sigv ErfÓl 13I, l. 8: ormfrôn ‘snake-bright’
Sigv Knútdr 7I, l. 4: fráneygr ‘bright-eyed’
Þorm Lv 10I, l. 4: fránǫluns ‘of the flashing fish’
ÚlfrU Húsdr 4III, l. 4: fránleitr ‘the flashing-eyed’
Hróksv Hrkv 21VIII (Hálf 71), l. 6: eggfránum ‘with a sharp-edged’
Hundk Lv 1VIII (HjǪ 29), l. 6: ormfrán ‘snake-flashing’

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