Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. háttr (noun m.)

‘behaviour, measure, verse-form’
ONP (prose citations):268721428
SkP: 30127911 (prose):2271392394

forms: hôtt, hátta, háttr, hôttu, Hátt, hátt acc m sg, háttar gen m sg, háttu acc m pl, háttum dat m pl, háttur nom m sg, hôttr, hætti, haattar, hǫttu, hǽtti, hǽtti

Kálf Kátr 4VII l. 8: hátta ‘mannered’
Kálf Kátr 24VII l. 1: háttu ‘deeds’
Anon Mey 2VII l. 3: hætti ‘manner’
Anon Mey 17VII l. 1: Hátt ‘metre’
Anon Mv III 1VII l. 2: hátt ‘form’
Anon Pét 7VII l. 3: hætti ‘measure’
Anon Pét 11VII l. 5: hætti ‘decently’
Anon Pét 31VII l. 1: háttum ‘ways’
Anon Mlag 3II l. 8: hætti ‘verse-form’
Anon Lil 11VII l. 1: hætti ‘behaviour’
Anon Lil 56VII l. 6: hætti ‘way’
Anon Lil 94VII l. 8: hætti ‘measure’
Anon Lil 97VII l. 2: hætti ‘form’
Gamlkan Has 46VII l. 3: hôtt ‘way of life’
GunnLeif Merl I 94VIII (Bret 162) l. 8: hætti ‘style in which’
GunnLeif Merl I 95VIII (Bret 163) l. 8: hôttr ‘the style’
GunnLeif Merl I 102VIII (Bret 170) l. 6: hætti ‘character’
HSt Rst 8I l. 2: hôtt ‘metre’
HSt Rst 11I l. 7: hôttu ‘the way of life’
HSt Rst 35I l. 5: hôttr ‘a metre’
Ótt Óldr 1III l. 3: hôttu ‘the forms’
SnSt Ht 37III l. 5: Hátt ‘manners’
SnSt Ht 67III l. 4: hátta ‘verse-forms’
SnSt Ht 89III l. 5: hátt ‘to be the way’
SnSt Ht 95III l. 6: hætti ‘verse-form’
SnSt Ht 100III l. 6: háttu ‘verse-forms’
ÞjóðA Sex 2II l. 3: hætti ‘in danger’
Anon (FoGT) 42III l. 7: háttum ‘characteristics’
Anon Brúðv 8VII l. 3: hátt ‘conduct’
Anon Brúðv 25VII l. 2 [variant]: hátt ‘’

Anon Mv III 1VII, l. 2: bragarhátt ‘a poetic form’
Anon Pét 31VII, l. 1: mundangsháttum ‘balanced ways’
Anon Brúðv 25VII, l. 2: meginhátt ‘very ’

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