Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. hafna (verb)

‘abandon, reject’
ONP (prose citations):144727565
SkP: 20127911 (prose):91392394

forms: hafnar, hafnak, hafnið, hafnað, Hafnið, Hafnaði, hafnaþe, hafnem, hafnandi, hamnar, hafnaði, hofnvðv, hammne, hafnaðe, hafnnade, hofnundum, hafni, hafnad, hafnaðer, hafnader, hafnaþi, hamfna, hafnadi, hamnit, hafnande, hafnar, hafnat, hafna, hꜹfnom

Anon Heil 6VII l. 8: hafnað ‘’
Anon Hsv 9VII l. 1: hafna ‘Abandon’
Anon Hsv 145VII l. 5: hafna ‘to reject’
Kálf Kátr 23VII l. 7: hafna ‘discard’
Kálf Kátr 24VII l. 4: hafnaði ‘discarded’
Kálf Kátr 40VII l. 4: hafnar ‘abandons’
Anon Mgr 3VII l. 4: hafna ‘renounce’
Arn Hryn 17II l. 2: hafna ‘to neglect’
Bersi Ólfl 3I l. 5: hafnak ‘I forsake’
Glúmr Lv 1I l. 1: hafna ‘give up’
GunnLeif Merl II 55VIII (Bret 55) l. 8: hafna ‘forsake’
GunnLeif Merl II 58VIII (Bret 58) l. 2: hafnar ‘will lose’
Hfr Óldr 1I l. 3 [variant]: hamna ‘’
Hildr Lv 1I l. 1: Hafnið ‘You renounce’
Ólhelg Lv 4I l. 5: hafna ‘beach’
Þhorn Harkv 14I l. 1: Hafnaði ‘rejected’
Anon Brúðv 17VII l. 6: hafnar ‘reject’
KrákÁsl Lv 11VIII (RagnSon 1) (Kráka/Áslaug) l. 3: hafnat ‘forsaken’
Rloð Lv 8VIII (Ragn 24) l. 4: hafna ‘to reject’
SnSt Lv 5III l. 7: hafna ‘to reject’


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