Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

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alda (noun f.)

‘wave’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):10727565
SkP: 22127911
Malfong.is (prose):11392394

forms: alda, allda, olldvr, ꜹlldur, olldvm, öldur, ǫldu, öldu, alda*

ungrouped:
Kálf Kátr 16VII l. 8: öldu ‘of the wave’
Anon Leið 44VII l. 5: ǫldu ‘of the wave’
Anon Mey 47VII l. 3: öldu ‘wave’
Árm Lv 2II l. 6: alda ‘The wave’
Eskál Vell 3I l. 3: alda ‘the wave’
Gamlkan Has 21VII l. 5: ǫldu ‘of the wave’
Gamlkan Has 42VII l. 1: ǫldu ‘of the wave’
Mark Eirdr 14II l. 2: ǫldu ‘of the waves’
RvHbreiðm Hl 31III l. 4: ǫldu ‘the wave’
SnSt Ht 17III l. 4: ǫldu ‘of the wave’
SnSt Ht 24III l. 8: ǫldur ‘waves’
SnSt Ht 27III l. 1: ǫldu ‘wave’
Sturl Hryn 14II l. 1: öldur ‘the waves’
ÞGísl Búdr 2I l. 7: alda ‘wave’
Þjsk Lv 5I l. 6: ǫldu ‘of the wave’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 37VIII (Ǫrv 107) l. 4: öldur ‘the waves’
Anon (ÓT) 3I l. 6: ǫldu ‘of the wave’
Þul Sjóvar 4III l. 1: alda ‘wave’

compounds:
SnSt Ht 24III, l. 8: hunangsǫldur ‘honey-waves’

indexed kennings:

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