Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. myrkr (adj.)

‘dark, murky’
ONP (prose citations):84721428
SkP: 19127911 (prose):591392394

forms: myrkts, myrkr, Myrkts, myrkt n sg, myrkvm, myrkiar, myrkari, myrkazta, myrkra, myrkum, myrkvazt, myrkuir, myrqvare, myrct, myrggt, mirt, myrkir, myrkrar, myrku, myrkri, myrkva, myrkvan, myrkan, myrkian, myrkuazt, mirkt, myrkua, mørke, mirkuan, myrkuan, myrkuann, myrc, myrkuum, mvrq[ue]r, mirkuøst, myrkom, myrkar, mÿrkare, myrkvaz, mẏrkt, Myrkt nom n sg, myrcra, mvrqua, myrkare, myrk*, myrk, myrkvar, mꝩrqvan, mꝩrct

Kálf Kátr 20VII l. 8: myrku ‘dark’
Kálf Kátr 28VII l. 2: myrku ‘’
Anon Pét 50VII l. 4: myrku ‘’
Anon Pét 51VII l. 7: myrkva ‘’
Arn Hardr 15II l. 1: Myrkts ‘It is dark’
Eskál Vell 26I l. 3: myrk ‘of the dark’
Gamlkan Has 61VII l. 4: myrk ‘dark’
GunnLeif Merl II 2VIII (Bret 2) l. 3: myrk* ‘obscure’
GunnLeif Merl I 9VIII (Bret 77) l. 2: myrkva ‘the obscure’
GunnLeif Merl I 100VIII (Bret 168) l. 9: myrk ‘obscure’
Refr Frag 4III l. 1: myrk ‘dark’
HSt Rst 20I l. 1: Myrkt ‘The dark’
Ótt Hfl 1I l. 2: myrk ‘of the dark’
Sigv Lv 2I l. 2: myrk ‘of the dark’
Þjóð Haustl 16III l. 6: myrk ‘of the dark’
VSt Erf 2III l. 2: myrk ‘of the dark’
Anon (Heiðr) 3VIII (Heiðr 22) l. 4: myrkvar ‘murky’
Ormarr Lv 2VIII (Heiðr 103) l. 4: Myrk ‘Myrk’
Keth Lv 14VIII (Ket 22) l. 4: myrk ‘dark’
Rloð Lv 6VIII (Ragn 10) l. 8: myrk ‘of the murky’

Anon Pét 51VII, l. 7: myrkvastofa ‘prison’
Eskál Vell 26I, l. 3: myrk- -markar ‘of the dark forest’
Gamlkan Has 61VII, l. 4: myrkleygs ‘dark flame’
Refr Frag 4III, l. 1: myrkdreki ‘dark-dragon’
Ótt Hfl 1I, l. 2: myrkblás ‘of the dark black one’
Sigv Lv 2I, l. 2: myrkblás ‘of the dark black’
Þjóð Haustl 16III, l. 6: myrkbeins ‘of the dark bone’
VSt Erf 2III, l. 2: myrk-Danar ‘of the dark-Dane’
Ormarr Lv 2VIII (Heiðr 103), l. 4: Myrkviðar ‘Myrkviðr’s’
Keth Lv 14VIII (Ket 22), l. 4: myrkviðu ‘dark forests’
Rloð Lv 6VIII (Ragn 10), l. 8: myrkviðar ‘of the murky forest’

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