Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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hlíf (noun f.)

‘shield, defence’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):70721868
SkP: 52127911
Malfong.is (prose):331392394

forms: hlífi, hlífr, hlífa, Hlíf nom f sg, Hlífum, hlífanna, hlifar, hlijfar, hlijf, hlif, hlijffar, lif, hlifvnnvm, hlifanna, hlijfarnar, hlifvm, hlífarnar acc f pl, hlyf, hlífunum dat f pl, hlijff, hlifarnar, hlifa, hlifum, lifar, hlífar, hlífum, hlíf

ungrouped:
Kálf Kátr 41VII l. 5: hlífa ‘of defences’
Anon Líkn 11VII l. 8: hlíf ‘of shield’
Anon Líkn 40VII l. 8: hlífi ‘protective’
Anon Óldr 12I l. 2: hlífar ‘of the shield’
Anon Óldr 28I l. 4: hlíf ‘protection’
Anon Pét 5VII l. 8: hlíf ‘defence’
Anon Pl 52VII l. 8: hlífar ‘of the shield’
Bjbp Jóms 24I l. 7: hlífar ‘shields’
Bjbp Jóms 32I l. 3: hlífum ‘shields’
Bkrepp Magndr 3II l. 2: hlífar ‘protection’
ESk Øxfl 3III l. 4: hlífar ‘of the shield’
Eil Þdr 12III l. 3: hlífar ‘of defence’
Eskál Vell 23I l. 6: hlífar ‘of the shield’
Eyv Hák 11I l. 6: hlífar ‘shields’
Gísl Magnkv 12II l. 6: hlíf ‘The shield’
GunnLeif Merl II 33VIII (Bret 33) l. 2: hlífar ‘shields’
GunnLeif Merl I 66VIII (Bret 134) l. 10: hlíf ‘the shield’
GunnLeif Merl I 67VIII (Bret 135) l. 4: hlíf ‘shield’
HSt Rst 23I l. 1: hlífar ‘shields’
Hfr ErfÓl 8I l. 2: hlífa ‘of shields’
Mark Eirdr 15II l. 3: hlífar ‘the shields’
Mark Eirdr 22II l. 5: Hlífum ‘shields’
Sigv ErfÓl 19I l. 2: hlíf ‘the shield’
Sigv Knútdr 9I l. 7: hlíf ‘The protecting’
SnSt Ht 4III l. 3: hlífar ‘shields’
SnSt Ht 17III l. 3: hlíf ‘of defence’
SnSt Ht 62III l. 3: hlífa ‘of shields’
Steinn Nizv 4II l. 3: hlífar ‘protection’
Stúfr Stúfdr 7II l. 3: hlífar ‘shields’
ÞGísl Búdr 4I l. 6: hlíf ‘shields’
ÞGísl Búdr 6I l. 8: hlífar ‘shields’
ÞGísl Búdr 10I l. 7: hlífa ‘of shields’
Þhorn Gldr 3I l. 7: hlífar ‘of the shield’
Þhorn Gldr 5I l. 7: hlífar ‘shields’
Þhorn Harkv 9I l. 7: hlífum ‘shields’
Þjóð Yt 22I l. 6: hlífi ‘the protecting’
ÞjóðA Sex 1II l. 2: hlíf ‘a shield’
ÞjóðA Sex 15II l. 4: hlífr ‘shields’
Þorm Lv 23I l. 8: hlífa ‘shelter’
Þórálfr Frag 1III l. 3: hlífar ‘of protection’
Anon (TGT) 25III l. 1: Hlíf ‘Shield’
Hjálm Lv 13VIII (Ǫrv 23) l. 8: hlíf ‘the shield’
Hildibrandr Lv 3VIII (Ásm 3) l. 2: hlíf ‘shield’
Hróksv Hrkv 5VIII (Hálf 55) l. 4: hlíf ‘a protecting’
Hróksv Hrkv 11VIII (Hálf 61) l. 4: hlífar ‘shields’
Herv Lv 14VIII (Heiðr 36) l. 9: hlífum ‘to shields’
Keth Lv 5VIII (Ket 9) l. 6: hlíf ‘the shield’
Gusi Lv 4VIII (Ket 8) l. 3: hlíf ‘a shield’
Þul Skjaldar 1III l. 6: hlíf ‘protection’

compounds:
Anon Líkn 11VII, l. 8: hlífrunnum ‘of shield-bushes’
Anon Líkn 40VII, l. 8: hlífiskjöldr ‘protective-shield’
Sigv Knútdr 9I, l. 7: hlífskjǫldr ‘The protecting shield’
SnSt Ht 17III, l. 3: hlífgranda ‘of defence-damagers’
Þjóð Yt 22I, l. 6: hlífi-Nauma ‘the protecting Nauma’
ÞjóðA Sex 1II, l. 2: hlífél ‘a shield-storm’
Hróksv Hrkv 5VIII (Hálf 55), l. 4: hlífskjöld ‘a protecting shield’

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