Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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3. laun (noun n.)

‘rewards’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):52721868
SkP: 19127911
Malfong.is (prose):2471392394

forms: Launa, laun n pl, launa gen n pl, launanna gen n pl, launin n pl, Laun, lau*n, launum, ln

ungrouped:
Anon Hsv 102VII l. 6: laun ‘the reward’
Anon Hsv 109VII l. 6 [variant]: launum ‘’
Kálf Kátr 31VII l. 3: laun ‘a reward’
Kálf Kátr 41VII l. 4: laun ‘reward’
Kálf Kátr 49VII l. 2: laun ‘payment’
Anon Líkn 50VII l. 5: laun ‘rewards’
Anon Mgr 47VII l. 5: laun ‘rewards’
Anon Mgr 51VII l. 7: launin ‘the rewards’
Anon Pét 31VII l. 5: laun ‘reward’
Anon Pét 33VII l. 4: laun ‘retributions’
Anon Pl 25VII l. 2: laun ‘reward’
ESk Geisl 69VII l. 5: Laun ‘reward’
GunnLeif Merl II 65VIII (Bret 65) l. 5: lau*n ‘the rewards’
Jór Send 5I l. 4: laun ‘reward’
Ótt Hfl 17I l. 7: laun ‘payment’
SnSt Ht 26III l. 6: launa ‘rewards’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 40VIII (Ǫrv 110) l. 7: launum ‘rewards’
Anon Brúðv 31VII l. 7: laun ‘rewards’
Hjþ Lv 14VIII (HjǪ 41) l. 3: launum ‘repay’

compounds:
Kálf Kátr 49VII, l. 2: kvæðislaun ‘payment for the poem’
Anon Pl 25VII, l. 2: ástlaun ‘a loving reward’

indexed kennings:

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