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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

III. Málsháttakvæði (Mhkv) - 30

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5: Málsháttakvæði (‘Proverb poem’) — Anon MhkvIII

Roberta Frank 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Málsháttakvæði’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1213.

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Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: A. [1]. Málsháttakvæði, Et orknøsk(?) digt, omkr. 1200. (AII, 130-6, BII, 138-45)

SkP info: III, 1238

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25 — Anon Mhkv 25III

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lemmatised words

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3at (prep.) ‘at, to...’ — 25/2

4at (conj.) ‘that...’ — 25/7

betr (adv.) [°superl. bezt/bazt; pos. „ vel adv.] ‘better...’ — 25/7

2eiga (verb) [°á/eigr (præs. pl. 3. pers. eigu/eiga); átti, áttu; átt] ‘own, have...’á 25/4

ek (pron.) [°mín, dat. mér, acc. mik] ‘I, me...’mér 25/3

2er (conj.) ‘who, which, when...’ — 25/6, 25/8

feigr (adj.) [°compar. -ari/ri] ‘fated to die, fey, dead...’feigs 25/1

fljóð (noun n.) ‘woman...’fljóðin 25/2

frá (prep.) ‘from...’ — 25/5

frør (noun n.) ‘[frozen, frost]...’frørin 25/1

fyr (prep.) ‘for, over, because of, etc....’ — 25/3

hafa (verb) ‘have...’hefr 25/3, hefr 25/8

hitta (verb) ‘meet, encounter...’hittisk 25/1

2hverr (pron.) ‘who, whom, each, every...’ — 25/8

hvé (conj.) ‘how...’ — 25/5

kjósa (verb) ‘choose...’kørin 25/2

1kostr (noun m.) [°-ar, dat. -i/-; -ir, acc. -i/-u] ‘choice, food, goods, good quality...’kost 25/4

lengi (adv.) ‘for a long time...’ — 25/3

lítill (adj.) [°lítinn] ‘little...’lítinn 25/4

loks (adv.) ‘finally...’ — 25/8

2lýsa (verb) ‘illuminate, show...’lýst 25/3

manngi (pron.) ‘no...’mangi 25/6

2margr (adj.) [°-an] ‘many...’ — 25/4

nara (verb) ‘[languishes]...’narir 25/5

neflauss (adj.) ‘[a noseless person]...’ — 25/5

(adv.) ‘now...’ — 25/6

1 (pron.) [°gen. þess, dat. þeim, acc. þann; f. sú, gen. þeirrar, acc. þá; n. þat, dat. því; pl. m. þeir, f. þǽ---] ‘that (one), those...’þat 25/3, þat 25/6, þat 25/8

segja (verb) ‘say, tell...’Sagt 25/5

sik (pron.) [°gen. sín, dat. sér] ‘(refl. pron.)...’sér 25/4

sjaldan (adv.) ‘seldom...’ — 25/1

2sumr (pron.) ‘some...’sumt 25/6

3und (prep.) ‘under, underneath...’ — 25/4

5vara (verb) ‘expect...’varir 25/6

2vera (verb) ‘be, is, was, were, are, am...’er 25/5, er 25/8, væri 25/7

1verða (verb) ‘become, be...’ — 25/2, verðr 25/6

3verðr (adj.) ‘worth, worthy...’ — 25/8

vǫk (noun f.) [°vakar; vakir/vakar] ‘[ice-hole, gap]...’ — 25/1

þegja (verb) ‘be silent...’þegðak 25/7

þokkr (noun m.) ‘thought, disposition...’þoks 25/7

ǫlðr (noun n.) [°-s/-] ‘ale...’ǫldrum 25/2


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