Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. hóf (noun n.)

‘moderation, reason’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):26721428
SkP: 11127911
Malfong.is (prose):01392394

forms: hofs, hóf, hofsins, hofi, hofa, hoof, hőf, hófum, hof, hófs, höffumm, hoofui, hofit, hȯf, hófi

ungrouped:
Anon Hsv 106VII l. 3: hóf ‘moderation’
Anon Leið 44VII l. 2: hóf ‘moderation’
Anon Líkn 16VII l. 8: hófs ‘of moderation’
Anon Mv III 25VII l. 3: hófi ‘ability’
Anon Óldr 26I l. 2: hóf ‘restraint’
Anon Pl 31VII l. 3: hofs ‘temple’
Sigv Berv 10II l. 3: hófi ‘moderation’
ÞjóðA Sex 21II l. 7: hóf ‘moderation’
Anon (FoGT) 8III l. 5: hóf ‘moderation’
Útsteinn Útkv 8VIII (Hálf 49) l. 4: hófi ‘way’

compounds:
Anon Pl 31VII, l. 3: láðhofs ‘of the earth-temple’

indexed kennings:

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