Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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nenna (verb)

‘strive, be inclined’
ONP (prose citations):120721428
SkP: 12127911 (prose):1191392394

forms: nenna, Nenni, Nennti, nenna infinitive, nennið, nennt, Nennir, Nennum, nennti sg pret, nente, nenni sg pres, nenntu pl 3rd pret, nennir sg 3rd pres, nenne, neɴom, nenti, nenta, nene, nennum pl 1st pres, neɴer, neɴa

Anon Hsv 91VII l. 5: nennir ‘is inclined’
ESk Geisl 56VII l. 5: Nennir ‘is minded’
ErrSt Lv 1III l. 4: nennum ‘travel’
Halli XI Fl 3II l. 5: nenna ‘venture’
Hfr ErfÓl 11I l. 2: nenna ‘travel’
Mark Eirdr 8II l. 4: nenna ‘engage in’
Rv Lv 25II l. 1: Nennum ‘are minded’
Sigv Austv 18I l. 5 [variant]: nenna ‘’
Sigv ErfÓl 8I l. 5: nenna ‘travel’
Þhorn Harkv 9I l. 6 [variant]: nenni ‘’
Þskakk Erldr 1II l. 3: nennt ‘with vigour’
Hharð Gamv 2II l. 6: nenna ‘head’
Hharð Gamv 3II l. 6: nenna ‘head’


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