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happ (noun n.)

‘fortune, luck’
ONP (prose citations):37726238
SkP: 20127911 (prose):211392394

forms: hǫppum, happ n sg, happið, hopp, haupp, happit, höppum, happs, happít, haps, happi, happa, happe


Anon Pl 31VII, l. 2: happmildr ‘the mercy-granting’
ESk Geisl 69VII, l. 4: happsdáðir ‘the blessed deeds’
Gamlkan Has 57VII, l. 2: happvinnandi ‘luck-worker’
Gamlkan Has 59VII, l. 2: happkunnig ‘renowned for good fortune’
Kolb Jónv 1VII, l. 4: happskeytr ‘Lucky-shooting’
Þorm Lv 15I, l. 2: happsœkjandi ‘fortunate attacker’
Anon Brúðv 26VII, l. 3: happ-Njörðr ‘the luck-Njörðr’

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