Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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leyfa (verb)

‘permit; praise’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):57721868
SkP: 33127911
Malfong.is (prose):691392394

forms: leyfðr, leyfðir, leyfðra, Leyfa, leyfi sg 1st pres, leyfir sg pres, leyfið, leyft nom n sg pret, leyfum, leyfði sg 3rd pret, Leyfðr, leyfðu, leyfðan, leyfa, leꝩfa, leꝩfð, leꝩfa, leyfik

ungrouped:
Kálf Kátr 29VII l. 3: leyfðu ‘praised’
Anon Mdr 17VII l. 7: leyfðan ‘the praised’
Anon Pl 2VII l. 5: leyfa ‘to permit’
Anon Pl 55VII l. 7: leyfðan ‘the esteemed’
Bersi Lv 1I l. 2: leyfum ‘praise’
Bjbp Jóms 44I l. 3: leyfa ‘praise’
Bragi Rdr 1III l. 4: leyfa ‘praise’
ESk Geisl 9VII l. 5: leyfa ‘to praise’
ESk Geisl 61VII l. 1: Leyfðr ‘Praised’
ESk Sigdr I 4II l. 6: leyft ‘a celebrated’
HSt Rst 28I l. 5: leyfðr ‘praised for’
Hfr ErfÓl 18I l. 2: leyfa ‘to praise’
Ív Sig 23II l. 1: leyfðr ‘The celebrated’
Ív Sig 36II l. 1: leyfðir ‘The celebrated’
Mark Eirdr 12II l. 3: leyfði ‘granted’
Mark Eirdr 32II l. 3: leyfir ‘praises’
RvHbreiðm Hl 29III l. 2: leyfa ‘praise’
RvHbreiðm Hl 34III l. 8: leyfðu ‘praised’
RvHbreiðm Hl 35III l. 2: leyfir ‘commends’
RvHbreiðm Hl 80III l. 6: leyfum ‘we [I] praise’
Sigv ErfÓl 18I l. 7: leyfðr ‘praised’
SnSt Ht 71III l. 7: leyfðr ‘the praised’
SnSt Ht 79III l. 1: leyfðr ‘The praised’
Steinn Nizv 6II l. 2: leyfa ‘to praise’
ÞKolb Eirdr 11I l. 1 [variant]: leyfðr ‘’
ÞKolb Eirdr 11I l. 1 [variant]: leyfk ‘’
ÞKolb Eirdr 11I l. 1 [variant]: leyfða ‘’
ÞKolb Eirdr 14I l. 3: leyfðr ‘the celebrated’
ÞjóðA Lv 11II l. 7: leyfði ‘praised’
Anon (FoGT) 21III l. 1: leyfi ‘praise’
Anon (Styrb) 3I l. 7: leyfðra ‘of the praised’
Rloð Lv 1VIII (Ragn 1) l. 1: leyfðu ‘allotted’

compounds:
HSt Rst 28I, l. 5: Þrekleyfðr ‘praised for his strength’

indexed kennings:

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