Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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kvenna (noun f.)

‘woman, wife’
ONP (prose citations):78723058
SkP: 31127911 (prose):01392394

forms: kvinna nom f sg, kvinnu, kvinnur, kvinnan, kvenna, Kvinna, Kvenna, kuinu, kuino, kvinnuna, kvinnanna, kvennu, kvenna

Anon Alpost 7VII l. 5: kvinnu ‘woman’
Anon Heil 5VII l. 6: kvenna ‘women’
Anon Heil 17VII l. 2: kvinna ‘woman’
Anon Hsv 12VII l. 4: kvenna ‘women’
Anon Mey 3VII l. 2: kvinnur ‘women’
Anon Mey 11VII l. 1: Kvinna ‘woman’
Anon Mey 15VII l. 1: kvinna ‘woman’
Anon Mey 16VII l. 2: kvinna ‘woman’
Anon Mey 17VII l. 5: kvinna ‘women’
Anon Mey 21VII l. 5: kvinna ‘women’
Anon Mey 24VII l. 8: kvenna ‘women’
Anon Mey 25VII l. 5: kvinna ‘women’
Anon Mey 29VII l. 7: kvinnur ‘women’
Anon Mey 33VII l. 7: kvinnur ‘women’
Anon Mey 34VII l. 4: kvinna ‘woman’
Anon Mey 36VII l. 3: kvinnur ‘women’
Anon Mey 37VII l. 7: kvinnur ‘women’
Anon Mey 42VII l. 4: kvinnan ‘woman’
Anon Mfl 2III l. 5: kvenna ‘of women’
Anon Mv I 5VII l. 1: kvinna ‘woman’
Anon Mv I 10VII l. 2: kvinna ‘the woman’
Anon Mv I 13VII l. 2: kvinna ‘of women’
Anon Mv I 20VII l. 6: kvinnu ‘woman’
Anon Mv I 23VII l. 5: kvinnu ‘woman’
Anon Mv II 6VII l. 3: kvinna ‘woman’
Anon Mv III 4VII l. 5: Kvenna ‘of women’
Anon Vitn 6VII l. 1: kvinnur ‘women’
Anon Vitn 8VII l. 6: kvinna ‘wife’
Eil Þdr 17III l. 3: kvinna ‘women’
Mberf Lv 6II l. 3: kvinna ‘the women’
Ólhelg Lv 5I l. 2: kvinna ‘the women’

Anon Mv III 4VII, l. 5: Kvennaástin ‘love of women’

indexed kennings:

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