Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. lýsa (verb)

‘illuminate, show’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):410722581
SkP: 36127911
Malfong.is (prose):2591392394

forms: lýstan, lýstir, lýsta, lýstr, lýstiz, lýstak, Lýsir sg 3rd pres, Lýsti sg pret, Lýstu, lýsast, lýsir sg pres, lýsið, lýst nom n sg pret, lýstu pl 3rd pret, lýstur, lýsu, Lýsa, Lýstiz, lýsir, lýsik, lyſa, lýsa, lýsti, lýsi, lꝩsir, lꝩſto, lꝩſaz, lꝩſti, lſa

ungrouped:
Gestumbl Heiðr 15VIII (Heiðr 62) l. 4: lýsir ‘It gives light’
Anon Heil 13VII l. 1: lýsir ‘shows’
Anon Heildr 7VII l. 2: lýsa ‘to illuminate’
Anon Hsv 149VII l. 5: lýsta ‘illuminated’
Kálf Kátr 10VII l. 7: lýsa ‘proclaim’
Anon Líkn 21VII l. 1: Lýsti ‘showed’
Anon Mdr 24VII l. 1: lýsa ‘illuminate’
Anon Mey 2VII l. 1: Lýsa ‘to describe’
Anon Mgr 5VII l. 8: lýsa ‘illuminate’
Anon Mhkv 25III l. 3: lýst ‘been clear’
Anon Pét 19VII l. 3: lýsti ‘showed’
Anon Pét 29VII l. 1: lýsti ‘showed’
Anon Pét 51VII l. 3: lýstr ‘strikes’
Anon Vitn 23VII l. 5: Lýsti ‘declared’
ESk Geisl 12VII l. 6: lýstan ‘proclaimed’
ESk Geisl 48VII l. 1: lýsti ‘it grew light’
ESk Geisl 62VII l. 5: lýsir ‘proclaims’
ESk Geisl 70VII l. 7: lýsik ‘I praise’
Gamlkan Has 18VII l. 1: lýstir ‘showed’
Gamlkan Has 51VII l. 3: lýsir ‘shows’
HSt Rst 24I l. 6: lýsa ‘to describe’
HSt Rst 32I l. 6: lýstak ‘I have described’
Hfr ErfÓl 7I l. 2: lýsik ‘I proclaim’
Hskv Hardr 4II l. 2: lýsti ‘showed’
Kolli Ingdr 3II l. 1: Lýsa ‘describe’
Sigv Ást 1I l. 7: lýsti ‘proclaimed’
SnSt Ht 20III l. 8: lýsa ‘glorify’
SnSt Ht 62III l. 7: lýstr ‘strikes down’
Sturl Hákkv 36II l. 4: lýsa ‘shone’
Sturl Hrafn 5II l. 5: Lýstiz ‘was illuminated’
Sturl Hryn 6II l. 7: lýsa ‘to gleam’
Sturl Magndr 1II l. 7: lýsik ‘I proclaim’
Anon Brúðv 3VII l. 6: lýsti ‘manifested’
Anon Brúðv 31VII l. 3: lýstu ‘reveal’
Marm Lv 1VIII (Hálf 6) l. 1: lýsa ‘a glitter’

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