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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Líknarbraut (Líkn) - 52

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Líknarbraut (‘The Way of Grace’) — Anon LíknVII

George S. Tate 2007, ‘ Anonymous, Líknarbraut’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 228-86. <> (accessed 3 July 2022)

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Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: C. 1. Líknarbraut (AII, 150-9, BII, 160-74)

SkP info: VII, 243-4

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12 — Anon Líkn 12VII

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lemmatised words

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-ráði (adj.) ‘[for what to do]...’ráði 12/6

(non-lexical) (unclassified)* 12/1

3á (prep.) ‘on, at...’ — 12/5

3bera (verb) [°berr; bar, báru; borinn] ‘bear, carry...’beraz 12/2

betri (adj. comp.) [°superl. beztr/baztr; pos. „ góðr adj.] ‘better, best...’baztr 12/1

dáð (noun f.) [°; -ir] ‘feat, deed...’dáða 12/6

2en (conj.) ‘but, and...’ — 12/5

frá (prep.) ‘from...’ — 12/1

fyr (prep.) ‘for, over, because of, etc....’ — 12/7

3heiðr (noun f.) [°heiðar, dat./acc heiði; heiðar] ‘heath...’heiða 12/3

hjalmprýddr (adj.)hjálmprýddan 12/4

1hjalmr (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i; -ar] ‘helmet...’hjálm 12/4

hold (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘flesh...’holdi 12/3

lǫstr (noun m.) [°lastar, dat. lesti/lǫst; lestir, acc. lǫstu/lasta(Mar655XXXII 462Š)] ‘fault, sin...’löstu 12/7

með (prep.) ‘with...’ — 12/8

mildingr (noun m.) [°-s] ‘ruler, generous one...’ — 12/2

mær (noun f.) [°meyjar, dat. meyju; meyjar] ‘maiden...’mey 12/1

2mærr (adj.) ‘famous...’mæztri 12/1

neyð (noun f.) [°dat. -] ‘need, distress...’nauð 12/5

3ok (conj.) ‘and, but; also...’ — 12/3

písl (noun f.) [°-ar; -ir/-ar(Maurit 650²²)] ‘torture...’píslum 12/8

prýða (verb) ‘adorn...’prýddan 12/4

1 (pron.) [°gen. þess, dat. þeim, acc. þann; f. sú, gen. þeirrar, acc. þá; n. þat, dat. því; pl. m. þeir, f. þǽ---] ‘that (one), those...’ — 12/1

sik (pron.) [°gen. sín, dat. sér] ‘(refl. pron.)...’ — 12/4, 12/5

síðan (adv.) ‘later, then...’ðan 12/5

sjalfr (adj.) ‘self...’sjálf 12/6, sjálfr 12/8

sjalfráði (adj.) ‘[his own volition]...’sjálfráði 12/6

2skrýða (verb) ‘adorn, clothe...’skrýddi 12/4

2taka (verb) ‘take...’tók 12/6

tjald (noun n.) [°-s; *-] ‘tent, awning...’tjalds 12/3

várr (pron.) [°f. ór/vár; pl. órir/várir] ‘our...’vára 12/7

2vera (verb) ‘be, is, was, were, are, am...’er 12/1 var

vilja (verb) ‘want, intend...’vildi 12/2

vísi (noun m.) [°-a] ‘leader...’ — 12/8

1víss (adj.) ‘wise, certain(ly)...’víst 12/7


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