Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. mærr (adj.)

‘famous’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):2727565
SkP: 30127911
Malfong.is (prose):01392394

forms: mæztr, mæzti, mærum, mæra, mæstum, mæstri, mæztan, mærri, mærir, mæru, mæztri, mærr, mærar, mær, mœran, mœri, mæran, Mærr, Mæztr, Mærir, Mær, mæri, mran, męran, męra, mǫri, mǫra, męrir, mǫʀ, mǫʀar, męʀ, mrom, mǫrir, mǫrom, męʀ, merar, mǫʀi, mærrar, mærrar

ungrouped:
Anon Andr 1VII l. 6: mæstum ‘the most glorious’
Anon Heildr 9VII l. 1: Mærr ‘The great’
Anon Leið 23VII l. 3: mæztr ‘the most praiseworthy’
Anon Líkn 12VII l. 1: mæztri ‘a most precious’
Anon Líkn 52VII l. 1: Mæztr ‘most glorious’
Anon Mey 44VII l. 3: mæstri ‘most precious’
Anon Óldr 8I l. 7: mærr ‘the glorious’
Anon Sól 75VII l. 2: mæzti ‘most glorious’
Arn Hardr 3II l. 2: mærr ‘renowned’
Bragi Rdr 2III l. 3: mæri ‘famous’
Bragi Frag 3III l. 3: mærum ‘the famous’
Edáð Banddr 4I l. 1: Mærr ‘The renowned’
Eskál Vell 22I l. 1 [variant]: mæra ‘’
Eskál Lv 1aI l. 7 [variant]: mæri ‘’
Eyv Hál 2I l. 5: mær ‘renowned ones’
Eyv Hál 2I l. 5 [variant]: mærr ‘’
Eyv Hák 11I l. 3: mærar ‘the renowned’
Gamlkan Has 19VII l. 1: mæztr ‘Most precious’
Ill Har 4II l. 1: mæztan ‘most esteemed’
KormǪ Sigdr 5III l. 1: mæran ‘the famous’
Ólhv Hryn 1II l. 1: Mærir ‘Illustrious’
Ótt Lv 1I l. 5: Mær ‘slender’
Sigv ErfÓl 24I l. 5: mæru ‘the glorious’
Sigv Vestv 7I l. 1 [variant]: mæra ‘’
Sigv Lv 9I l. 1: mæri ‘famous’
ÞSkall Valfl 2II l. 7: mærri ‘a more splendid’
Þjóð Haustl 11III l. 7: mæra ‘the glorious’
ÞjóðA Lv 1II l. 3: mæra ‘glorious’
Þorm Lv 10I l. 3: mæri ‘famous one’
Anon (Sv) 3II l. 1: mæru ‘splendid’
Rv Lv 34III l. 3: mæra ‘excellent’

compounds:
Arn Hardr 3II, l. 2: heiðmærr ‘The bright-renowned’

indexed kennings:

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