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hlíf (noun f.)

‘shield, defence’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):70728073
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:

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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Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated