Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. mæla (verb)

‘speak, say’
ONP (prose citations):822721868
SkP: 84127911 (prose):72291392394

forms: mælik, mæltak, mælta, mæl acc m sg, mæla, Mæla pl 3rd pres, Mælast, Mælir, Mælt, Mælti sg 3rd pret, Mæltist, Mæltu 3rd pret, mælast pl 3rd pres infinitive, mældi, mælist pres, mælið, mælst , mæltist sg 3rd pret, mælum pl 1st pres, mæ*lti, Mæltak, Mæl nom m sg, melti, mæltust pl 3rd pret, mæltir sg pres, mæltumst, mæltuð, Mæltar, mællte, Mæltust, mælte, mældi, mælir, mæltum, mæla, mæltu, mælt, mæli, mælti, Mæli, Mæltum, mælaz, mǽlti, mæla, męlir, męli, męla, melom, męliz, melomc, męlti, męlta, mæltir, melt, męla, męlom, męltir, męlti, melir, melaz, męlto, męlto, , mælto, męltom

Anon Eirm 4I l. 1: mæla ‘talk’
Gestumbl Heiðr 37VIII (Heiðr 84) l. 1: mælti ‘say’
Anon Hsv 13VII l. 3: mæltu ‘speak’
Anon Hsv 16VII l. 6: mæl ‘speak’
Anon Hsv 90VII l. 4: mælir ‘speaks’
Anon Hsv 130VII l. 1: mæla ‘talk’
Kálf Kátr 4VII l. 2: mæla ‘speak’
Kálf Kátr 10VII l. 6: mælti ‘spoke’
Kálf Kátr 12VII l. 3: mælti ‘spoke’
Kálf Kátr 13VII l. 1: mæla ‘speak’
Kálf Kátr 23VII l. 8: mælti ‘spoke’
Kálf Kátr 35VII l. 2: mælti ‘said’
Kálf Kátr 42VII l. 2: mælti ‘spoke’
Anon Mdr 25VII l. 8: la ‘speak’
Anon Mey 23VII l. 4: mælir ‘commands’
Anon Mgr 30VII l. 1: mælti ‘said’
Anon Mgr 31VII l. 1: Mæla ‘said’
Anon Mhkv 8III l. 6: mælti ‘spoke’
Anon Mhkv 20III l. 3: mælt ‘said’
Anon Mv I 16VII l. 4: mælti ‘she spoke’
Anon Mv I 18VII l. 2: mælir ‘speaks’
Anon Mv III 14VII l. 4: mælti ‘said’
Anon Nkt 37II l. 2: mæla ‘to tell’
Anon Pét 14VII l. 2: mælir ‘says’
Anon Pl 14VII l. 2: mælti ‘said’
Anon Pl 26VII l. 4: mæ*lti ‘spoke’
Anon Pl 28VII l. 1: mælta ‘spoke’
Anon Sól 47VII l. 5: mælti ‘has spoken’
Anon Vitn 20VII l. 2: mæla ‘to speak’
Arn Magndr 5II l. 4: mæla ‘say’
Bjarni Frag 4III l. 3: mæla ‘speak’
Bjbp Jóms 41I l. 5: Mæltu ‘spoke’
Bjbp Jóms 42I l. 3: mælti ‘spoke’
ESk Geisl 62VII l. 2: mælik ‘I say’
Anon Lil 3VII l. 6 [variant]: mæltum ‘’
Eyv Hák 10I l. 1: mælti ‘said’
Eyv Hák 11I l. 2: mæltu ‘said’
Eyv Hák 15I l. 1: mælti ‘said’
Gamlkan Has 10VII l. 5: Mæltak ‘I said’
Gamlkan Has 22VII l. 4: mæla ‘to speak’
Glúmr Gráf 8I l. 1: Mælti ‘spoke’
GunnLeif Merl II 15VIII (Bret 15) l. 8: mæla ‘speak’
GunnLeif Merl II 23VIII (Bret 23) l. 2: mæla ‘speak’
GunnLeif Merl II 41VIII (Bret 41) l. 8: mæla ‘to discuss’
GunnLeif Merl II 46VIII (Bret 46) l. 8: mælir ‘will measure’
GunnLeif Merl I 99VIII (Bret 167) l. 4: mælir ‘speaks’
Hfr ErfÓl 3I l. 1: mæla ‘addressed’
Ólhv Hryn 2II l. 5: mæltu ‘spoke’
RvHbreiðm Hl 80III l. 8: mælt ‘told’
Sigv Berv 14II l. 1: mæla ‘the’
Sigv Víkv 10I l. 3: mælti ‘commanded’
Sigv Víkv 10I l. 3 [variant]: mellti ‘’
Sigv Lv 7I l. 1: mælt ‘spoken’
Sigv Lv 27I l. 7: mæla ‘say’
Stefnir Lv 2I l. 4: mælir ‘are saying’
Steinn Nizv 6II l. 7: mæla ‘say’
Steinn Nizv 7II l. 4: mæla ‘to speak’
Þflekk Lv 1II l. 1: Mæl ‘Speak’
Þjóð Haustl 3III l. 5: mæla ‘to speak’
Þjóð Haustl 11III l. 6: mælir ‘speaks’
ÞjóðA Sex 19II l. 2: mælt ‘to speak’
Anon (TGT) 32III l. 3: mælum ‘we [I] say’
Anon (FoGT) 21III l. 3: mælti ‘said’
Anon (Heiðr) 11VIII (Heiðr 92) l. 4: mælti ‘said’
Þul Women 1III l. 6: mæla ‘talking’
ǪrvOdd Lv 25VIII (Ǫrv 58) l. 8: mæla ‘speak’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 33VIII (Ǫrv 103) l. 1: Mæltum ‘agreed’
Anon Brúðv 26VII l. 1: mælt ‘said’
StarkSt Vík 7VIII (Gautr 15) l. 1: mældi ‘measured’
Hálfr Innkv 3VIII (Hálf 19) l. 2: mæla ‘utter’
Hróksv Hrkv 6VIII (Hálf 56) l. 1: Mæla ‘say’
Hróksv Hrkv 7VIII (Hálf 57) l. 4: mæla ‘to utter’
Herv Lv 10VIII (Heiðr 27) l. 7: mæla ‘speak’
GizGrý Lv 5VIII (Heiðr 113) l. 8: mæli ‘’
Hǫrðr Lv 2VIII (HjǪ 25) l. 1: mælti ‘spoke’
Keth Lv 3VIII (Ket 5) l. 5: mæla ‘speak’
Keth Lv 6VIII (Ket 11) l. 4: mæla ‘sue’
Keth Lv 13VIII (Ket 20) l. 2: mælir ‘says’
Gusi Lv 2VIII (Ket 4) l. 4: mæla ‘speak’
Ásb Ævkv 2VIII (OStór 5) l. 5: mæltum ‘spoke’
BjRagn Lv 2VIII (Ragn 20) l. 3: mæli ‘he may speak’
Innsteinn Innkv 8VIII (Hálf 28) l. 6: mæli ‘say’
Svart Skauf 4VIII l. 1: Mælti ‘spoke’
Svart Skauf 9VIII l. 1: Mælti ‘spoke’

ÞjóðA Sex 19II, l. 2: vandmælt ‘difficult to speak’

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