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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

This material is incomplete and is for reference only: it has not been checked and quality-controlled and should not be cited. References are to the new edition and may not correspond to the text of Skj.

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grein (noun f.)

‘reason, period, branch’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):315728113
SkP: 27127911
Malfong.is (prose):111392394

forms: greinar, grein f sg, greina, greinum, greinir

ungrouped:

compounds:
Anon Mey 1VII, l. 4: mærðargrein ‘to a portion of praise’
Anon Mv II 14VII, l. 4: feginsgrein ‘reason for joy’

indexed kennings:

Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated