Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. hǫfn (noun f.)

‘haven, harbour’
ONP (prose citations):108723058
SkP: 15127911 (prose):1041392394

forms: hǫfnum, Höfn dat f sg, hafnir f pl, höfnina acc f sg, höfninni dat f sg, höfnum dat f pl, höfn, hǫfn, hafnar, hỏfn, hr,fɴ, hꜹfnina, hafnar

Kálf Kátr 11VII l. 2: hafnar ‘of the harbour’
Kálf Kátr 35VII l. 4: hafnar ‘of the harbour’
Anon Líkn 2VII l. 3: höfn ‘content’
Anon Líkn 33VII l. 8: hafnar ‘haven’
Edáð Banddr 5I l. 2 [variant]: hǫfn ‘’
HSt Rst 14I l. 7: hǫfnum ‘harbours’
Halli XI Fl 1II l. 4: hǫfn ‘the harbour’
Ólhelg Lv 4I l. 5: hǫfn ‘of the harbour’
Rv Lv 9II l. 4: hǫfnum ‘wear’
Sigv Nesv 2I l. 4: hǫfn ‘harbour’
Sigv Lv 21I l. 1: hafnar ‘the harbour’
Sturl Hrafn 5II l. 6: höfn ‘harbour’
Anon (Ragn) 3VIII (Ragn 33) l. 7: hafnar ‘of the harbour’
Anon (Ragn) 6VIII (Ragn 36) l. 8: hafnar ‘harbour’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 28VIII (Ǫrv 98) l. 2: höfn ‘the harbour’
Hallvarðr Frag 3VIII (Frið 22) l. 8: höfn ‘the harbour’

Kálf Kátr 35VII, l. 4: hafnarljósa ‘of the harbour-light’
Anon Líkn 2VII, l. 3: munnshöfn ‘mouth-content’
Rv Lv 9II, l. 4: yfirhǫfnum ‘outerwear’

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