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Runic Dictionary

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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

This material is incomplete and is for reference only: it has not been checked and quality-controlled and should not be cited. References are to the new edition and may not correspond to the text of Skj.

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helgi (noun f.)

‘holy’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):46728113
SkP: 3127911
Malfong.is (prose):571392394

forms: helgar, helgi f sg, helgina acc f sg, hælgi, helge, helgen, helgin, hœlgi, Helgi

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compounds:

indexed kennings:
Þul Kálfv 1III: skati Haddingja ‘the champion of the Haddingjar <legendary family> ’
FriðÞ Lv 21VIII (Frið 27): dróttinn skatna, ‘lord of men, ’
FriðÞ Lv 22VIII (Frið 28): hlýri Hálfdanar ‘the brother of Hálfdan ’

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