Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

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ljúfr (adj.)

‘beloved’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):51722581
SkP: 13127911
Malfong.is (prose):61392394

forms: ljúf, ljúfum, ljúfan, ljúfar, ljúfust, ljúfri, ljúfr, ljúfu, Ljúfri, líuvi, liuft, liufa, leufi, liufi, livft, ljúfara, liufu, leufasta, líufa, liufft, livfvm, livfara, livfa, ljúfa, lívfv, Ljúfi, ljúfari, livftt, liupt, Livfara, liufara, liuf, liufo, leui, liuffur, líufir, liuvo, ljúft nom n sg, liufazt, livfth, livfr, lívfom, lf

ungrouped:
Anon Alpost 6VII l. 3: ljúfr ‘beloved’
Kálf Kátr 41VII l. 5: Ljúfri ‘the beloved’
Anon Mey 10VII l. 8: ljúft ‘beloved’
Anon Mey 33VII l. 1: ljúfar ‘beloved’
Anon Mey 34VII l. 4: ljúfust ‘most beloved’
Anon Mey 35VII l. 1: ljúfa ‘the beloved’
Anon Mey 45VII l. 7: ljúfa ‘dear’
Anon Mey 56VII l. 8: ljúfa ‘beloved’
Anon Mv II 4VII l. 5: ljúf ‘kind’
Anon Mv II 21VII l. 3: ljúft ‘the gentle’
Anon Mv III 11VII l. 3: ljúf ‘the lovely’
Anon Vitn 17VII l. 5: ljúfum ‘the beloved’
Anon Vitn 22VII l. 7: ljúfan ‘a lovely’

compounds:
Anon Mv II 4VII, l. 5: hugljúf ‘kind’

indexed kennings:

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