Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. leikr (noun m.)

‘sport, play’
ONP (prose citations):270721868
SkP: 57127911 (prose):2031392394

forms: leik, leikrinn, leikr, leik, Leikar, Leikurinn, leikana, leikanna, leikar nom m pl, leikinn acc m sg, leikinum dat m sg, leiknum dat m sg, leiksins gen m sg, leikunum dat m pl, leikur nom m sg, leikurinn nom m sg, leik, leikr, leiki, leika, leicí, leicr, léic, leic, leiks

Anon Bjark 2III l. 8: leiki ‘play’
Anon Gyð 5VII l. 3: leik ‘the generosity’
Anon Hsv 56VII l. 6: leik ‘’
Anon Krm 13VIII l. 3: leiki ‘the game’
Anon Krm 14VIII l. 7: leiks ‘the game’
Anon Krm 16VIII l. 4: leiki ‘the game’
Anon Krm 19VIII l. 3: leik ‘the game’
Anon Krm 21VIII l. 7: leiki ‘the game’
Anon Krm 22VIII l. 8: leiki ‘the game’
Anon Mdr 30VII l. 8: leikr ‘’
Anon Mdr 41VII l. 4: leikr ‘’
Anon Mv I 10VII l. 1: leik ‘ness’
Anon Pl 16VII l. 4: leiks ‘play’
Anon Pl 34VII l. 3: leik ‘the game’
Anon Sól 12VII l. 3: leiks ‘sport’
Anon Stríðk 1III l. 3: leik ‘pleasure’
Anon Vitn 4VII l. 2: leikar ‘games’
Bjbp Jóms 18I l. 7: leiki ‘the play’
ESk Geisl 70VII l. 6: leik ‘with the play’
Eil Þdr 12III l. 8: leik ‘the game’
Eskál Vell 28I l. 2: leik ‘of the game’
Eskál Vell 32I l. 6: leikr ‘game’
Anon Lil 14VII l. 1: leikrinn ‘’
Anon Lil 24VII l. 1: leik ‘’
Anon Lil 25VII l. 6: leiks ‘of purity’
Anon Lil 28VII l. 4: leiks ‘ness’
Anon Lil 30VII l. 4: leiks ‘’
Anon Lil 47VII l. 6: leik ‘contest’
Eyv Hák 4I l. 5 [variant]: leik ‘’
Eyv Lv 8I l. 2 [variant]: leiks ‘’
Glúmr Gráf 4I l. 6: leiks ‘play’
Hfr Óldr 6I l. 2: leik ‘sport’
Hfr Óldr 6I l. 2 [variant]: leiks ‘’
Mberf Lv 3II l. 4: leik ‘fun’
RvHbreiðm Hl 34III l. 7: leik ‘play’
RvHbreiðm Hl 50III l. 7: leiks ‘play’
Sigv ErfÓl 14I l. 5: leiki ‘play’
Sigv Lv 22I l. 4: leiki ‘the game’
SnSt Ht 14III l. 5: leiks ‘play’
ÞSjár Frag 3III l. 8: leik ‘play’
Þhorn Harkv 6I l. 4: leik ‘the sport’
Þjóð Haustl 12III l. 6: leik ‘of the play’
Þjóð Haustl 14III l. 5: leiki ‘play’
Þjóð Har 2I l. 8: leik ‘munificence’
Þjóð Lv 1I l. 2: leiki ‘the sport’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 8II l. 4: leikr ‘sport’
ÞjóðA Sex 2II l. 6: leik ‘sport’
Vígf Lv 1I l. 1: leikr ‘sport’
Anon (FoGT) 23III l. 3: leiks ‘play’
Anon (Ragn) 3VIII (Ragn 33) l. 6: leiki ‘play’
Anon (LaufE) 1III l. 1: leik ‘pleasure’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 39VIII (Ǫrv 109) l. 7: leiks ‘in the play’
Anon (Styrb) 1I l. 4: leik ‘play’
Ásmk Lv 3VIII (Ásm 9) l. 7: leik ‘play’
StarkSt Vík 17VIII (Gautr 25) l. 3: leik ‘the play’
Keth Lv 10VIII (Ket 15) l. 3: leikr ‘the play’
BjRagn Lv 4VIII (Ragn 29) l. 2: leika ‘the games’
Anon (SnE) 2III l. 2: leiki ‘pleasure’

Anon Gyð 5VII, l. 3: örleik ‘the generosity’
Anon Hsv 56VII, l. 6: fróðleik ‘knowledge’
Anon Mdr 30VII, l. 8: sannleikr ‘truth’
Anon Mdr 41VII, l. 4: skærleikr ‘radiance’
Anon Mv I 10VII, l. 1: krakleik ‘quarrelsomeness’
Anon Pl 16VII, l. 4: herleiks ‘army-play’
ESk Geisl 70VII, l. 6: leikmildr ‘generous with the play’
Eil Þdr 12III, l. 8: skálleik ‘the game {{of the bowl’
Eskál Vell 28I, l. 2: leikmiðjungar ‘the miðjungar {of the game’
Eskál Vell 32I, l. 6: folkleikr ‘army-game’
Anon Lil 14VII, l. 1: verðleikrinn ‘merit’
Anon Lil 24VII, l. 1: skygnleik ‘vision’
Anon Lil 25VII, l. 6: skírleiks ‘of purity’
Anon Lil 28VII, l. 4: sætleiks ‘of the sweetness’
Anon Lil 30VII, l. 4: hreinleiks ‘of chastity’
Eyv Lv 8I, l. 2: ímunleiks ‘{of the battle’
Glúmr Gráf 4I, l. 6: sverðleiks ‘sword-play’
Hfr Óldr 6I, l. 2: sverðleik ‘sword-sport’
Hfr Óldr 6I, l. 2: sverðleiks ‘sword’
RvHbreiðm Hl 34III, l. 7: geirleik ‘spear-play’
RvHbreiðm Hl 50III, l. 7: hjǫrleiks ‘of sword-play’
Sigv ErfÓl 14I, l. 5: ísarnleiki ‘the iron-play’
SnSt Ht 14III, l. 5: rógleiks ‘of strife-play’
ÞSjár Frag 3III, l. 8: hjǫrleik ‘with sword-play’
Þjóð Haustl 12III, l. 6: leikblaðs ‘of the play-blade’
Þjóð Haustl 14III, l. 5: ísarnleiki ‘the iron-play’
Þjóð Har 2I, l. 8: ǫrleik ‘munificence’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 8II, l. 4: brandleikr ‘sword-sport’
Anon (FoGT) 23III, l. 3: hjörleiks ‘sword-play’
Anon (Ragn) 3VIII (Ragn 33), l. 6: sverð- -leiki ‘sword-play’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 39VIII (Ǫrv 109), l. 7: eggleiks ‘in the play of swords’
Anon (Styrb) 1I, l. 4: sverðleik ‘sword-play’
Ásmk Lv 3VIII (Ásm 9), l. 7: hjörleik ‘sword play’

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