Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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húskarl (noun m.)

‘retainer’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):92721428
SkP: 12127911
Malfong.is (prose):4621392394

forms: húskǫrlum, Húskarl nom m sg, Húskarlar nom m pl, Húskarlarnir, Húskarlinn acc m sg, húskarl m sg, húskarlarnir nom m pl, húskarli dat m sg, húskarlinn m sg, húskarls gen m sg, húskörlum dat m pl, huskarla?, uskarl, huscarlar, huskarla, huskarlar, hvrskallar, húskarla m pl, huskarllar, hvskall, huscorllvm, huscarll, huscarla, huskallar, huskarl, huscarl, hvskarl, huscall, húskǫrlunum, huskollum, húskarlar, húskarlanna, húskarlinum, hſcarla, hvſcarla, hvſcarlar

parts: hús (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘house...’ • karl (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i; -ar] ‘(old) man...’

ungrouped:
Hharð Lv 6II l. 8: húskarla ‘of housecarls’
Þblǫnd Sigdr 1III l. 4: húskarlar ‘housecarls’
Hjálm Lv 6VIII (Ǫrv 16) l. 2: húskarlar ‘Retainers’
Anon (MErl) 1II l. 4: húskarla ‘the housecarls’
Þul Manna 6III l. 4: húskarlar ‘housecarls’
Anon Pl 36VII l. 4: húskarla ‘retainers’
HSt Rst 13I l. 6: húskǫrlum ‘housecarls’
Okík Magn 2II l. 6: húskarlar ‘housecarls’
Sigv Austv 18I l. 4: húskarl ‘housecarl’
Sigv Lv 3I l. 5: húskarl ‘retainer’
Sigv Lv 15I l. 2: húskarlar ‘the housecarls’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 12II l. 8: húskarla ‘of housecarls’

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