Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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meiðr (noun m.)

‘beam, tree’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):6722581
SkP: 66127911
Malfong.is (prose):51392394

forms: meiðs, meiðum, meiða, meiðs, meiðar, meiðr, meiðar, meiði, meiðnum, meiðurinn, Meiðr, Meiðs, meid, meið, meiðinn, meiðr, meiðar, meiði, meiþi, meiþſ

ungrouped:
Anon Gyð 1VII l. 3: meiðar ‘the trees’
Anon Gyð 5VII l. 2: meiðs ‘tree’
Anon Gyð 8VII l. 6: meiðr ‘The tree’
Kálf Kátr 40VII l. 7: meiðar ‘the trees’
Anon Leið 4VII l. 3: meiðum ‘poles’
Anon Leið 5VII l. 1: meiðar ‘poles’
Anon Leið 12VII l. 3: meiðum ‘for men’
Anon Líkn 26VII l. 5: Meiðr ‘tree’
Anon Mfl 2III l. 3: meiða ‘trees’
Anon Mv III 16VII l. 5: meiðs ‘of the tree’
Anon Nkt 13II l. 7: meiðr ‘tree’
Anon Pl 12VII l. 3: meiðr ‘the tree’
Anon Pl 20VII l. 6: meiðr ‘tree’
Bjbp Jóms 6I l. 7: meiða ‘poles’
Bjbp Jóms 14I l. 6: meiðr ‘the tree’
Bjbp Jóms 16I l. 3: meiða ‘the poles’
ESk Geisl 50VII l. 1 [variant]: Meiðs ‘of the ///’
Edáð Banddr 7I l. 6: meiðr ‘tree’
Eskál Vell 24I l. 3: meiðr ‘pole’
Eskál Lv 1aI l. 7: meiðr ‘tree [man]’
Eyv Hál 4I l. 8: meið ‘the tree’
Eyv Hál 5I l. 3: meiðr ‘tree’
Eyv Lv 6I l. 3: meiðum ‘in the trees’
Gamlkan Has 14VII l. 3: meiðum ‘trees’
Gamlkan Has 18VII l. 3: meiða ‘poles’
Gamlkan Has 44VII l. 8: meiða ‘the trees’
HSt Rst 14I l. 4: meiðr ‘pole’
HSt Rst 24I l. 1: meiðum ‘trees’
HSt Rst 32I l. 1: meiðar ‘trees’
Hfr ErfÓl 7I l. 7 [variant]: meiðar ‘’
Hfr ErfÓl 13I l. 3: meiðar ‘poles’
Hfr Óldr 2I l. 7: meiðr ‘tree’
Hókr Eirfl 2I l. 4: meiðr ‘tree’
KormǪ Sigdr 2III l. 1: Meiðr ‘The tree’
Máni Lv 2II l. 3: meiðr ‘the tree’
RvHbreiðm Hl 53III l. 2: meiðum ‘trees’
Sigv ErfÓl 20I l. 1: meiðar ‘The trees’
Sigv ErfÓl 24I l. 6: meiðr ‘tree’
Sigv Víkv 1I l. 4: meiðr ‘tree’
Sigv Víkv 14I l. 5 [variant]: meiðum ‘’
SnSt Ht 17III l. 8: meiðum ‘trees’
Sturl Hákfl 3II l. 7: meiðar ‘the trees’
Sturl Hryn 12II l. 4: meið ‘tree’
ÞKolb Eirdr 1I l. 3: meiða ‘trees’
ÞKolb Eirdr 1I l. 8: meiðr ‘The tree’
Þhorn Gldr 1I l. 3: meiða ‘trees’
Þhorn Gldr 1I l. 3 [variant]: meiði ‘’
Tindr Hákdr 4I l. 5: meiðar ‘trees’
Tindr Hákdr 5I l. 8: meiðr ‘the tree’
Anon (FoGT) 3III l. 3: meiðar ‘trees’
Anon (FoGT) 8III l. 2: meiðar ‘The trees’
Anon (FoGT) 17III l. 3: meiði ‘ tree [gallows]’
Hjálm Lv 10VIII (Ǫrv 20) l. 2: meiði ‘tree’
Anon Brúðv 9VII l. 3: meiðr ‘tree’
Anon Brúðv 14VII l. 8: meið ‘the tree’
Anon Brúðv 24VII l. 3: meiðs ‘stick’
ÞjóðA Frag 1II l. 1: meiðum ‘the beams’

compounds:
Anon Gyð 1VII, l. 3: hyrmeiðar ‘the trees {of the fire’
Anon Gyð 5VII, l. 2: ielmeiðs ‘tree {of the storm’
Anon Gyð 8VII, l. 6: sólmeiðr ‘The tree {of the sun’
Anon Leið 4VII, l. 3: lyptimeiðum ‘the lifting-poles’
Anon Leið 5VII, l. 1: hirðimeiðar ‘guarding-poles’
Anon Nkt 13II, l. 7: folkmeiðr ‘the battle-tree’
Anon Pl 20VII, l. 6: søkkmeiðr ‘tree {of the jewel’
Edáð Banddr 7I, l. 6: folkmeiðr ‘The battle-tree’
Eskál Vell 24I, l. 3: þrøngvimeiðr ‘the oppressing-pole’
Eyv Hál 5I, l. 3: vingameiðr ‘swaying tree’
Gamlkan Has 18VII, l. 3: lyptimeiða ‘the lifting-poles’
Gamlkan Has 44VII, l. 8: dúnmeiða ‘the trees {of the feather-bed’
HSt Rst 14I, l. 4: hvessimeiðr ‘whetting pole’
HSt Rst 24I, l. 1: hnykkimeiðum ‘for the snatching trees’
HSt Rst 32I, l. 1: herðimeiðar ‘hardening trees’
Hfr Óldr 2I, l. 7: hleypimeiðr ‘The impelling tree’
Sigv Víkv 1I, l. 4: sæmeiðr ‘sea-tree’
ÞKolb Eirdr 1I, l. 8: viggmeiðr ‘The tree {of the steed’
Þhorn Gldr 1I, l. 3: œskimeiða ‘the wishing trees’
Þhorn Gldr 1I, l. 3: œskimeiði ‘the wishing ’
Tindr Hákdr 4I, l. 5: hjǫrmeiðar ‘sword-trees’
Anon (FoGT) 17III, l. 3: vingameiði ‘by the windswept tree [gallows]’
Anon Brúðv 9VII, l. 3: snarmeiðr ‘the bold tree’
Anon Brúðv 24VII, l. 3: brynmeiðs ‘of the byrnie-stick’
ÞjóðA Frag 1II, l. 1: valmeiðum ‘the beams {of the stallion’

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