Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. men (noun n.)

‘neck-ring’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):17721428
SkP: 46127911
Malfong.is (prose):161392394

forms: mens, men, meni, Men, mensins, Mens, meninu dat n sg, menið n sg, menit, męnivm, Menið, menja, menjum, men, men, menia, meniom

ungrouped:
Anon Mv I 21VII l. 8: men ‘necklace’
Anon Mv III 16VII l. 5: mens ‘of the neck-ring’
Anon Pl 4VII l. 7: men ‘necklace’
Anon Pl 27VII l. 8 [variant]: men ‘’
Anon Pl 29VII l. 5: Men ‘neckring’
Bjbp Jóms 42I l. 3: men ‘the neck-ring’
Bragi Rdr 9III l. 4: men ‘the neck-ring’
ESk Elfv 1II l. 8: men ‘the necklace’
Edáð Banddr 2I l. 4 [variant]: mens ‘’
Eskál Vell 10I l. 4 [variant]: men ‘’
Eyv Hál 4I l. 7: men ‘the ring’
Eyv Lv 11I l. 7: mens ‘of the necklace’
Gamlkan Has 42VII l. 8: mens ‘of the necklace’
GunnLeif Merl I 13VIII (Bret 81) l. 4: menja ‘of neck-rings’
GunnLeif Merl I 19VIII (Bret 87) l. 2: men ‘the neck-ring’
GunnLeif Merl I 26VIII (Bret 94) l. 6: men ‘of ring’
Hfr Hákdr 6III l. 2: men ‘ring’
Hharð Lv 14II l. 6: men ‘The necklace’
Ill Har 1II l. 2: men ‘the necklace’
KormǪ Sigdr 6III l. 8: menja ‘neck-rings’
Rv Lv 6II l. 3: menja ‘of neck-ornaments’
Rv Lv 20II l. 4: men ‘neck-ring’
Rv Lv 23II l. 6: men ‘the necklace’
RvHbreiðm Hl 35III l. 2: men ‘the necklace’
RvHbreiðm Hl 53III l. 4: mens ‘necklace’
Sigv Austv 9I l. 6: men ‘the necklace’
SnSt Ht 3III l. 7: men ‘necklace’
SnSt Ht 44III l. 3: men ‘the necklace’
SnSt Ht 45III l. 3: men ‘the necklaces’
SnSt Ht 45III l. 3: menja ‘of necklaces’
SnSt Ht 95III l. 7: men ‘a necklace’
Steinarr Woman 1III l. 1: Mens ‘of the necklace’
ÞKolb Eirdr 6I l. 1 [variant]: men ‘’
Þhorn Gldr 8I l. 1: Men ‘ring’
Þhorn Gldr 8I l. 4: mens ‘ring’
Þjóð Yt 3I l. 11: men ‘ring’
Þjóð Yt 4I l. 5 [variant]: men ‘’
Þjóð Yt 9I l. 6: meni ‘neck-ring’
ÚlfrU Húsdr 3III l. 4: men ‘the necklace’
Anon 732b 1III l. 1: men ‘of the neck-ring’
Anon (FoGT) 29III l. 2: men ‘necklace’
Hjálm Lv 6VIII (Ǫrv 16) l. 3: menjum ‘with jewels’
StarkSt Vík 2VIII (Gautr 10) l. 3: men ‘the necklace’
Herv Lv 6VIII (Heiðr 21) l. 1: Men ‘a necklace’
AngH Lv 4VIII (Heiðr 97) l. 7: men ‘a necklace’
ESk Lv 8III l. 8: men ‘the necklace’
ESk Lv 9III l. 8: men ‘the necklace’
ESk Lv 14III l. 4: men ‘the necklace’
ESk Lv 15III l. 4: men ‘the necklace’
Rv Lv 34III l. 4: men ‘neck-ring’

compounds:
Anon Mv I 21VII, l. 8: mengrund ‘necklace-ground’
Anon Pl 4VII, l. 7: menreið ‘necklace-bearer’
Anon Pl 27VII, l. 8: mendýr ‘beasts’
Anon Pl 29VII, l. 5: Menfergir ‘neckring-destroyer’
Bjbp Jóms 42I, l. 3: menbroti ‘the neck-ring-breaker’
Edáð Banddr 2I, l. 4: landmens ‘the country’
Eskál Vell 10I, l. 4: menregni ‘-rain’
Eyv Hál 4I, l. 7: menglǫtuð ‘the ring-destroyer’
GunnLeif Merl I 19VIII (Bret 87), l. 2: menbroti ‘the neck-ring breaker’
GunnLeif Merl I 26VIII (Bret 94), l. 6: menbrota ‘the breaker of ring’
Hfr Hákdr 6III, l. 2: menþverri ‘ring-diminisher’
Hharð Lv 14II, l. 6: menskorð ‘The necklace-pole’
Ill Har 1II, l. 2: menskerðir ‘the necklace-diminisher’
Rv Lv 20II, l. 4: menlundr ‘neck-ring tree’
RvHbreiðm Hl 35III, l. 2: menskerði ‘the necklace-diminisher’
SnSt Ht 3III, l. 7: menstríðir ‘necklace-destroyer’
SnSt Ht 44III, l. 3: menstiklir ‘the necklace-distributor’
SnSt Ht 95III, l. 7: menglǫtuð ‘a necklace-destroyer’
ÞKolb Eirdr 6I, l. 1: menræinir ‘’
Þhorn Gldr 8I, l. 1: Menfergir ‘ring-destroyer’
Þhorn Gldr 8I, l. 4: sandmens ‘by the shore-ring’
Þjóð Yt 3I, l. 11: menglǫtuðr ‘ring-destroyer’
Þjóð Yt 4I, l. 5: menþjóf ‘thief’
Þjóð Yt 9I, l. 6: gollmeni ‘the gold neck-ring’
Anon 732b 1III, l. 1: men-Týr ‘The Týr of the neck-ring’
Anon (FoGT) 29III, l. 2: mensveigjanda ‘necklace-distributor’
StarkSt Vík 2VIII (Gautr 10), l. 3: menbrota ‘the necklace-breaker’
Rv Lv 34III, l. 4: menbrík ‘neck-ring-table’

indexed kennings:

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