Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

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man (noun n.)

‘girl’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):21721428
SkP: 16127911
Malfong.is (prose):01392394

forms: mani, man, mans, man, mán, manſ, meꝩan, mánſ

ungrouped:
Anon Hsv 104VII l. 4: man ‘good’
Anon Nkt 23II l. 4: mani ‘girl’
Anon Nkt 42II l. 6: mani ‘girl’
Bjbp Jóms 42I l. 4: man ‘a love’
Eyv Hál 2I l. 6: man ‘of the maiden’
GunnLeif Merl II 11VIII (Bret 11) l. 9: man ‘the maiden’
Hallv Knútdr 3III l. 7: mans ‘girl’
Sturl Hákkv 21II l. 3: mans ‘girl’
Sturl Hákkv 22II l. 7: mans ‘girl’
Þhorn Harkv 16I l. 8: mani ‘bondwoman’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 8II l. 5: man ‘maiden’
Tindr Hákdr 8I l. 2: man ‘the maiden’
Þul Women 1III l. 4: man ‘the maid’
Anon Brúðv 27VII l. 8 [variant]: man ‘’
Þul Kvenna I 1III l. 7: man ‘maid’

compounds:
Anon Hsv 104VII, l. 4: manvits ‘good sense’
Bjbp Jóms 42I, l. 4: mansǫng ‘a love-song’
Eyv Hál 2I, l. 6: manheimum ‘the lands {of the maiden’
Hallv Knútdr 3III, l. 7: sverðmans ‘of the sword-girl’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 8II, l. 5: manþinga ‘of the assembly maiden’

indexed kennings:

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