Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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heit (noun n.)

‘promise’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):121722581
SkP: 16127911
Malfong.is (prose):121392394

forms: heit n, Heit, heita, heitt, heitum, héiten, hæit, héit, heiti, heít, heitid, heitit, heitino, heitvm, heÿt, heytum, heít, hæitum, heite, heitin, heiten, heitom, hettum, heeit, hęit, heíti

ungrouped:
Anon Hsv 11VII l. 6: heit ‘promises’
Anon Hsv 29VII l. 6: heit ‘the promises’
Anon Pl 10VII l. 8: heit ‘the promises’
Anon Pl 31VII l. 8: heit ‘promise’
Arn Hardr 6II l. 3: heit ‘the threats’
Bjbp Jóms 11I l. 6: heit ‘vows’
Bjbp Jóms 12I l. 1: Heit ‘the making’
Bjbp Jóms 14I l. 5: heit ‘a vow’
Bjbp Jóms 43I l. 6: heit ‘the vow’
ESk Geisl 64VII l. 6: heit ‘the oath’
Gamlkan Has 24VII l. 8: heit ‘promises’
Gamlkan Has 45VII l. 4: heit ‘the promise’
Sigv Berv 13II l. 7: heit ‘pledges’
Sigv Nesv 7I l. 8 [variant]: heit ‘’
SnSt Ht 17III l. 4: heit ‘threat’
Þjóð Yt 27I l. 7 [variant]: heitum ‘’

compounds:
Bjbp Jóms 11I, l. 6: heitstrengingar ‘vows’
Bjbp Jóms 12I, l. 1: Heitstrenging ‘the making of vows’
ESk Geisl 64VII, l. 6: heitfastr ‘the oath-firm’
Gamlkan Has 45VII, l. 4: heitfastr ‘the promise-faithful’
Sigv Nesv 7I, l. 8: heitþegum ‘’
Þjóð Yt 27I, l. 7: heitumhôr ‘‘High’

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