Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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ljós (noun n.)

‘light’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):13721428
SkP: 28127911
Malfong.is (prose):01392394

forms: ljós, ljósa, Ljós nom, ljós n, ljósin n pl, ljósinu dat n sg, ljósið n sg, ljóss, ljóssins, ljósum, lius, lus, ljósi, lioss, lioſom, lioſ

ungrouped:
Anon Andr 3VII l. 1: ljós ‘light’
Anon Heil 17VII l. 3: ljósi ‘light’
Kálf Kátr 30VII l. 8: ljósi ‘light’
Kálf Kátr 35VII l. 4: ljósa ‘light’
Anon Leið 35VII l. 4: ljós ‘of the light’
Anon Líkn 4VII l. 3: ljós ‘light’
Anon Mdr 32VII l. 4: ljós ‘a light’
Anon Mdr 37VII l. 2: ljós ‘light’
Anon Mdr 43VII l. 3: ljós ‘the light’
Anon Mgr 9VII l. 6: ljósi ‘light’
BjHall Kálffl 2I l. 5: Ljós ‘The outcome’
ESk Geisl 1VII l. 5: ljós ‘light’
ESk Geisl 2VII l. 3: ljós ‘the light’
ESk Geisl 3VII l. 4: ljósi ‘The light’
ESk Geisl 20VII l. 5: Ljós ‘light’
Anon Lil 17VII l. 1: ljósin ‘the lights’
Anon Lil 22VII l. 5: ljós ‘light’
Anon Lil 31VII l. 1: ljósi ‘light’
Anon Lil 40VII l. 3: ljós ‘light’
Anon Lil 59VII l. 7: ljós ‘light’
Anon Lil 61VII l. 2: ljós ‘light’
Anon Lil 63VII l. 1: ljós ‘light’
Gamlkan Has 11VII l. 3: ljóss ‘of the flame’
Gamlkan Has 63VII l. 6: ljósi ‘light’
GunnLeif Merl II 57VIII (Bret 57) l. 7: ljósi ‘light’
GunnLeif Merl II 60VIII (Bret 60) l. 3: ljósi ‘light’
RvHbreiðm Hl 68III l. 3: ljós ‘the light’
ÞjóðA Sex 3II l. 1: ljóss ‘light’
Þul Skjaldar 2III l. 3: ljós ‘light’

compounds:
Kálf Kátr 35VII, l. 4: hafnarljósa ‘of the harbour-light’
Anon Leið 35VII, l. 4: ljósgims ‘of the light-jewel’
Anon Líkn 4VII, l. 3: ástarljós ‘light of love’
Anon Lil 40VII, l. 3: stjörnuljós ‘starlight’
ÞjóðA Sex 3II, l. 1: Dolgljóss ‘battle-light’
Þul Skjaldar 2III, l. 3: bǫðljós ‘war-light’

indexed kennings:

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