Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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magna (verb)

‘strengthen, increase’
ONP (prose citations):65728070
SkP: 21127911 (prose):11392394

forms: magnar, magnaz, magnat, mǫgnuðusk, magnaðisk, magna, magnaðisk, magnaði, magnast, magnaður, magnað n sg, magnask, magnar, maugnud

Anon Heildr 8VII l. 3: magnar ‘strengthens’
Anon Hsv 30VII l. 3: magnaz ‘become’
Anon Leið 33VII l. 3: magnar ‘strengthens’
Anon Mdr 18VII l. 2: magnar ‘strengthens’
Anon Mlag 1II l. 2: magnaz ‘becomes powerful’
Bjbp Jóms 23I l. 6: magnaðisk ‘intensified’
Eskál Vell 4I l. 2: magnar ‘increases’
Eskál Vell 31I l. 8: magna ‘increase’
Gamlkan Has 32VII l. 7: magnask ‘to increase’
GunnLeif Merl II 11VIII (Bret 11) l. 4: magnask ‘will increase’
HSt Frag 6III l. 2: magnaðisk ‘increased’
Ív Sig 22II l. 6: mǫgnuðusk ‘intensified’
Mark Eirdr 9II l. 2: magna ‘to strengthen’
Ólhv Hryn 5II l. 4: magna ‘ensure’
Ólhv Hryn 7II l. 4: magnaðisk ‘increased’
RvHbreiðm Hl 65III l. 1: magnaði ‘strengthened’
Sigv Austv 14I l. 2: magnar ‘strengthens’
Sigv ErfÓl 25I l. 2: magnar ‘strengthens’
Sturl Hrafn 16II l. 2: magnat ‘strengthened’
Hildibrandr Lv 6VIII (Ásm 6) l. 4: magnar ‘increases’

Sturl Hrafn 16II, l. 2: fjölmagnat ‘The sorcery-strengthened’

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