Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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písl (noun f.)

‘torture’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):76721428
SkP: 35127911
Malfong.is (prose):21392394

forms: píslir sg, píslanna, píslir, písl, pijslum, pislir, pisler, pisla, pislar, pisl, pislom, pislum, píslum, pislvm, pistlina, Pisl, pijsl, písla, píslar

ungrouped:
Anon Alpost 7VII l. 3: píslum ‘torments’
Anon Heil 16VII l. 4: písl ‘the torments’
Anon Heildr 15VII l. 6: píslir ‘torments’
Kálf Kátr 9VII l. 6: písl ‘torment’
Kálf Kátr 33VII l. 4: píslum ‘torments’
Kálf Kátr 41VII l. 1: píslir ‘torments’
Kálf Kátr 42VII l. 3: píslir ‘tortures’
Kálf Kátr 43VII l. 7: píslar ‘of martyrdom’
Anon Líkn 12VII l. 8: píslum ‘torments’
Anon Líkn 16VII l. 3: písla ‘of torment’
Anon Líkn 30VII l. 7: píslar ‘Passion’
Anon Líkn 44VII l. 8: píslum ‘torments’
Anon Mey 19VII l. 2: píslir ‘tortures’
Anon Mey 22VII l. 2: píslir ‘tortures’
Anon Mey 27VII l. 6: píslum ‘the tortures’
Anon Mey 40VII l. 4: píslum ‘torments’
Anon Mey 47VII l. 8: píslar ‘’
Anon Mgr 4VII l. 8: písl ‘torment’
Anon Mgr 13VII l. 2: píslar ‘the torment’
Anon Mgr 14VII l. 6: písla ‘of torments’
Anon Mgr 21VII l. 8: píslir ‘torments’
Anon Mgr 23VII l. 2: písl ‘torture’
Anon Mgr 30VII l. 2: písl ‘Passion’
Anon Mgr 40VII l. 1: píslar ‘of the Passion’
Anon Pét 28VII l. 7: písl ‘martyrdom’
Anon Pét 34VII l. 4: píslar ‘of martyrdom’
Anon Pét 34VII l. 8: píslanna ‘of martyrdoms’
Anon Lil 19VII l. 4 [variant]: písl ‘’
Anon Lil 43VII l. 4 [variant]: písl ‘’
Anon Lil 59VII l. 4: píslum ‘sufferings’
Anon Lil 71VII l. 4: píslar ‘torture’
Gamlkan Has 23VII l. 3: píslir ‘torments’
Gamlkan Has 38VII l. 6: píslir ‘tortures’
Ív Sig 44II l. 8: píslir ‘torments’
Anon (FoGT) 11III l. 4: píslir ‘punishments’

compounds:
Kálf Kátr 43VII, l. 7: píslarprýði ‘crown of martyrdom’
Anon Líkn 30VII, l. 7: píslartré ‘Passion-tree’
Anon Mey 47VII, l. 8: píslarvótta ‘martyrs’
Anon Pét 34VII, l. 4: píslardrykk ‘a drink of martyrdom’
Anon Lil 71VII, l. 4: píslarfæri ‘torture-tools’

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