Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. mǫrk (noun f.)

‘forest’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):94721428
SkP: 22127911
Malfong.is (prose):01392394

forms: merkr, Mörk, markar, mörk, mor, mǫrk, morc, marka

ungrouped:
Anon Mv I 14VII l. 3: mörk ‘through the forest’
Bkrepp Magndr 3II l. 4: markar ‘of the forest’
Eil Þdr 7III l. 1: mǫrk ‘the borderland’
Eil Þdr 7III l. 1: markar ‘of the borderland’
Eskál Vell 25I l. 4: markar ‘mark’
Eskál Vell 25I l. 4 [variant]: merkr ‘’
Eskál Vell 26I l. 3: markar ‘forest’
HSt Frag 5III l. 3: mǫrk ‘forest’
Hfr Óldr 2I l. 6 [variant]: markar ‘’
Ill Har 1II l. 3: markar ‘of the forest’
Ótt Lv 1I l. 5: markar ‘of the forest’
Sturl Hákkv 7II l. 4: markar ‘of the forest’
Sturl Hákfl 4II l. 4: markar ‘of the forest’
Þjóð Yt 4I l. 6: markar ‘of the forest’
Þjóð Yt 14I l. 9: mǫrk ‘forest’
Þjóð Yt 27I l. 10: markar ‘of the forest’
Þorm Lv 10I l. 4: merkr ‘of the forest’
Tindr Hákdr 7I l. 8: markar ‘of the forest’
Anon (Heiðr) 7VIII (Heiðr 88) l. 8: mörk ‘forest’
Vagn Lv 1I l. 4: markar ‘mark’
Vagn Lv 1I l. 4 [variant]: merkr ‘’
Þul Viðar 1III l. 3: mǫrk ‘forest’

compounds:
Eskál Vell 25I, l. 4: Danmarkar ‘Denmark’
Eskál Vell 25I, l. 4: Danmerkr ‘Den’
Eskál Vell 26I, l. 3: myrk- -markar ‘of the dark forest’
Hfr Óldr 2I, l. 6: Danmarkar ‘Den’
Þjóð Yt 14I, l. 9: austmǫrk ‘the eastern forest’
Vagn Lv 1I, l. 4: Danmarkar ‘Denmark’
Vagn Lv 1I, l. 4: Danmerkr ‘Den’

indexed kennings:

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