Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

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mold (noun f.)

‘earth, soil’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):97723058
SkP: 28127911
Malfong.is (prose):181392394

forms: moldin, moldina acc f sg, moldinni, mold, moldu, moldar, molld, moldo

ungrouped:
Gestumbl Heiðr 5VIII (Heiðr 52) l. 2: mold ‘the earth’
Gestumbl Heiðr 25VIII (Heiðr 72) l. 2: mold ‘a soil’
Gestumbl Heiðr 34VIII (Heiðr 81) l. 2: moldu ‘dust’
Anon Hsv 87VII l. 2: mold ‘earth’
Anon Nkt 62II l. 6: moldu ‘soil’
Anon Sól 47VII l. 6: moldu ‘as earth’
Anon Sól 57VII l. 6: mold ‘earth’
Anon Sól 60VII l. 2: moldar ‘into earth’
Arn Hardr 16II l. 8: moldar ‘the soil’
ESk Geisl 4VII l. 5: moldu ‘earth’
Anon Lil 11VII l. 2: moldu ‘soil’
Anon Lil 12VII l. 2: moldu ‘earth’
Anon Lil 29VII l. 3: moldu ‘earth’
Eyv Lv 8I l. 7 [variant]: moldar ‘’
Eyv Lv 8I l. 8 [variant]: moldu ‘’
Gamlkan Has 31VII l. 6: moldu ‘the grave’
GunnLeif Merl II 2VIII (Bret 2) l. 7: moldu ‘earth’
GunnLeif Merl II 23VIII (Bret 23) l. 1: moldu ‘the earth’
GunnLeif Merl II 59VIII (Bret 59) l. 4: moldar ‘on earth’
GunnLeif Merl II 61VIII (Bret 61) l. 7: mold ‘earth’
Hallv Knútdr 7III l. 3: mold ‘of the soil’
Herv Lv 10VIII (Heiðr 27) l. 4: moldar ‘of the earth’
Angantýr Lv 7VIII (Heiðr 39) l. 6: moldar ‘on earth’
Bjarmij Lv 1VIII (Heiðr 14) l. 6: moldu ‘with soil’
Forað Lv 2VIII (Ket 18) l. 2: moldar ‘the earth’
Þul Jarðar 2III l. 7: mold ‘mould’
ÞjóðA Magn 5II l. 5: mold ‘earth’
ESk Lv 13III l. 2: moldar ‘of the ground’
Auðunn Lv 1III l. 1: moldar ‘of the earth’

compounds:
Gestumbl Heiðr 25VIII (Heiðr 72), l. 2: moldbúa ‘a soil-dweller’
Hallv Knútdr 7III, l. 3: moldreks ‘of the soil-ruler’
Herv Lv 10VIII (Heiðr 27), l. 4: moldarauka ‘the increase of the earth’

indexed kennings:

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