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hǫfuð (noun n.)

‘head’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):379726238
SkP: 103127911
Malfong.is (prose):8191392394

forms: hǫfðum, haufuð, hǫfða, haufði, hǫfuðs, hǫfuðit, Höfuð nom n sg, Höfuðin, Höfuðið, höfuðin n pl, höfuðið n sg, höfuðs gen n sg, höfuðsins, höfðinu dat n sg, hofoþ, Hǫfuð, ḥọf̣ṿdit, hǫfði, hǫfuð, höfðum, höfuð, höfði, Höfði, Höfðum, haufdinu, hꜹfvþ, hꜹfvþs, hꜹfði, hofvþit, hꜹfda, hꜹfdi, hǫfdi, hꜹfvþ, hꜽfvþ, hofvþ, hꜹfvþſ, hofþi, hofði, hꜹfðom, hꜹfþi, hꜹfþi, hǫfuðin, hǫfðinu

ungrouped:

compounds:
Anon Alpost 1VII, l. 4: höfuðdómarans ‘the chief judge’
Anon Leið 36VII, l. 6: hǫfuðmerki ‘chief testimonies’
Anon Mdr 1VII, l. 7: höfuðkastali ‘chief castle’
Anon Mdr 2VII, l. 8: höfuðstað ‘with a chief place’
Anon Mdr 14VII, l. 3: höfuðmusteri ‘chief temple’
Anon Mdr 40VII, l. 3: höfuðborg ‘chief fortress’
Anon Mgr 42VII, l. 2: höfuðfagnaði ‘supreme joys’
Anon Mv II 6VII, l. 2: höfuðborg ‘the capital city’
Anon Mv III 13VII, l. 5: Höfuðslægð ‘Principal slyness’
Anon Mv III 18VII, l. 2: höfuðsynd ‘a cardinal sin’
ESk Geisl 12VII, l. 8: hǫfuðskǫld ‘the chief skalds’
ESk Geisl 65VII, l. 2: hǫfuðsmenn ‘the rulers’
Anon Lil 29VII, l. 6: höfuðeingillinn ‘The archangel’
Anon Lil 54VII, l. 1: Höfuðdrotningin ‘The supreme queen’
Gamlkan Has 60VII, l. 3: hǫfuðmusteri ‘chief temple’
Rv Lv 6II, l. 4: hǫfuðdúkum ‘in headdresses’
Sigv Knútdr 6I, l. 8: Hǫfuðfremstr ‘The most eminent’
Sigv Knútdr 9I, l. 8: Hǫfuðfremstr ‘The most eminent’
Sigv Knútdr 11I, l. 4: Hǫfuðfremstr ‘The most eminent’
Sturl Hákkv 5II, l. 2: höfuðskepnur ‘the chief elements’
Sturl Hákkv 13II, l. 2: höfuðsmanni ‘the leader’
Sturl Hryn 9II, l. 6: höfuðsára ‘from the head-wounds’
Þjóð Yt 10I, l. 6: hǫfuðfetlum ‘the bridle’
StarkSt Vík 11VIII (Gautr 19), l. 6: höfuðgnípum ‘head-peaks’
Þul Konunga 3III, l. 7: hǫfuðskjǫldunga ‘of the highest rulers’
Þjóðólfr Frag 1III, l. 1: Hǫfuðbaðm ‘chief kinsman’
Ólhv Frag 1III, l. 2: hǫfuðgulls ‘of head-gold’

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