Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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kynstórr (adj.)

ONP (prose citations):31721868
SkP: 10127911 (prose):01392394

forms: kynstórs, kynstórr, kynstórr, kynstóri, kynstórra, kynstóra, kynstórir nom m pl, kynstærsti, kynstórer, kynstor, kynstorr, kynstærri, kyn strr, kyn stỏrr, kynstórri, kynstór

parts: 1kyn (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘kin...’ • stórr (adj.) ‘large, great...’

GunnLeif Merl II 11VIII (Bret 11) l. 7: kynstór ‘of high lineage’
GunnLeif Merl I 72VIII (Bret 140) l. 3: kynstórri ‘the mighty’
Ív Sig 17II l. 7: kynstórs ‘of the highborn’
Ív Sig 43II l. 3: kynstórr ‘a highborn’
Steinn Óldr 15II l. 4: kynstórr ‘highborn’
Þhorn Harkv 7I l. 3 [variant]: kynstórr ‘’
Anon Mv II 10VII l. 3: kynstór ‘the high-born’
Bersi Ólfl 1I l. 8: kynstórs ‘to the kin-mighty’
Þhorn Harkv 7I l. 3: kynstóri ‘high-born’
Þhorn Harkv 14I l. 5: kynstóri ‘high-born’


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