Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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loft (noun n.)

‘air, sky’
ONP (prose citations):202721868
SkP: 29127911 (prose):1701392394

forms: lofta, lofti, Loft n sg, Lofti dat n sg, Loftið, loft n sg, lofti dat n sg, loftin acc n pl, loftinu dat n sg, loftið n sg, lofts gen n sg, loftsins, Loftin, Lopt, loftum, lopt, lopti, loptið, lópti, loptino, loftit

Anon Leið 30VII l. 8: lopt ‘of the sky’
Anon Leið 45VII l. 2: lopt ‘of the sky’
Anon Liðs 8I l. 2: lopti ‘the air’
Anon Mgr 13VII l. 1: lofts ‘of the air’
Anon Mhkv 14III l. 2: lopt ‘high’
Anon Mv III 12VII l. 3: loft ‘the air’
Anon Pét 26VII l. 4: lofta ‘of heavens’
Anon Ól 1I l. 8: lofti ‘aloft’
ESk Geisl 16VII l. 3: lopt ‘the air’
Eil Þdr 18III l. 3: lopti ‘the air’
Eskál Vell 30I l. 6: lopt ‘the loft’
Anon Lil 10VII l. 4: loft ‘air’
Anon Lil 11VII l. 3: lofti ‘air’
Anon Lil 27VII l. 4: loft ‘air’
Anon Lil 31VII l. 1: Loftin ‘the heavens’
Anon Lil 34VII l. 5: Loftin ‘The heavens’
Anon Lil 45VII l. 6: lofti ‘the air’
Anon Lil 89VII l. 3: lofta ‘of the skies’
Anon Lil 94VII l. 2: loft ‘air’
Gamlkan Has 29VII l. 1: lopt ‘the sky’
GunnLeif Merl II 61VIII (Bret 61) l. 2: lopt ‘the sky’
GunnLeif Merl I 66VIII (Bret 134) l. 4: lopti ‘the air’
Hfr ErfÓl 4I l. 1: lopti ‘the sky’
Sigv ErfÓl 28I l. 4: lopti ‘the sky’
Sigv Óldr 1I l. 1: Lopt ‘of the loft’
Sturl Hákkv 20II l. 8: lopti ‘the air’
Þjóð Yt 9I l. 8: lopti ‘aloft’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 14VIII (Ǫrv 84) l. 5: lopti ‘the sky’
ÞjóðA Magn 6II l. 4: lopt ‘the air’

Anon Leið 30VII, l. 8: lopthjalms ‘of the sky-helmet’
Anon Leið 45VII, l. 2: lopthjalms ‘of the sky-helmet’
Eskál Vell 30I, l. 6: loptvarðaðar ‘adorned with {the loft’
Sigv Óldr 1I, l. 1: Loptbyggvir ‘Inhabitant {of the loft’

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