Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. frón (noun n.)

‘earth, land’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):0721868
SkP: 27127911
Malfong.is (prose):01392394

forms: fróns, Fróns, Fróni, Frón, Fron, fróns, fróni, frón

ungrouped:
Anon Gyð 3VII l. 7 [variant]: fróns ‘’
Anon Heildr 10VII l. 4: fróns ‘of the land’
Anon Heildr 18VII l. 1: Fróns ‘of the earth’
Anon Líkn 15VII l. 3: fróns ‘earth’s’
Anon Líkn 24VII l. 5: Fróns ‘of the earth’s’
Anon Líkn 33VII l. 1: fróns ‘of earth’
Anon Mgr 7VII l. 5: Fróni ‘earth’
Anon Mgr 26VII l. 4: fróni ‘earth’
Anon Pl 22VII l. 1: fróns ‘of the land’
ESk Sigdr I 4II l. 7: fróns ‘land’
Gamlkan Has 13VII l. 3: fróns ‘of the land’
Gamlkan Has 44VII l. 5: frón ‘of the earth’
Gamlkan Has 50VII l. 3: fróns ‘of the land’
GunnLeif Merl II 12VIII (Bret 12) l. 2: frón ‘land’
GunnLeif Merl I 15VIII (Bret 83) l. 7: fróns ‘of the earth’
GunnLeif Merl I 42VIII (Bret 110) l. 8: fróni ‘land’
GunnLeif Merl I 80VIII (Bret 148) l. 5: fróni ‘the land’
HSt Rst 7I l. 1: Frón ‘of the land’
Hókr Eirfl 4I l. 6 [variant]: fróns ‘’
Hskv Útdr 3II l. 4: fróni ‘ashore’
Rv Lv 16II l. 8: frón ‘country’
RvHbreiðm Hl 55III l. 7: fróns ‘of the land’
Sigv Nesv 3I l. 3 [variant]: fróns ‘’
ÚlfrU Húsdr 4III l. 3: fróns ‘of the earth’
Anon (FoGT) 6III l. 2: fróns ‘of the land’
Þul Jarðar 1III l. 6: frón ‘country’
ESk Lv 13III l. 6: fróns ‘of the earth’

compounds:
Gamlkan Has 44VII, l. 5: frónspennir ‘the clasper of the earth’
HSt Rst 7I, l. 1: Frónb*ands ‘of the land-bond’
Rv Lv 16II, l. 8: hvalfrón ‘the whale-country’

indexed kennings:

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