Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. rǫst (noun f.)

‘current’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):12721868
SkP: 18127911
Malfong.is (prose):01392394

forms: rastar, rǫstum, rǫstu, rǫst, Rǫst, raust, rst, rꜹst, rasta, rǫstinni, rostina, rꜹstina, rǫstina, rỏst

ungrouped:
Kálf Kátr 6VII l. 5: rastar ‘of the current’
Eil Þdr 11III l. 4: rastar ‘of the river’
HSt Frag 3III l. 3: rastar ‘of the path’
Hharð Lv 11II l. 7: rǫstum ‘the currents’
Ív Sig 17II l. 3: rǫst ‘maelstrom’
Kali Lv 1II l. 3: rǫstum ‘the currents’
Mark Lv 1III l. 2: rastar ‘of the maelstrom’
Sigv ErfÓl 8I l. 8: rǫst ‘current’
SnSt Ht 19III l. 2: rasta ‘currents’
SnSt Ht 25III l. 1: Rǫst ‘the whirlpool’
SnSt Ht 34III l. 5: rasta ‘of currents’
SnSt Ht 74III l. 1: rǫst ‘current’
Sturl Hrafn 5II l. 1: rastar ‘way’
ÞGísl Búdr 3I l. 1: rasta ‘of currents’
ÞSjár Frag 1III l. 3: rastar ‘path’
Anon (HSig) 4II l. 7: rǫstu ‘the current’
Anon Brúðv 5VII l. 8: rastar ‘of the current’
Þul Sjóvar 1III l. 8: rǫst ‘current’

compounds:
Sigv ErfÓl 8I, l. 8: blóðrǫst ‘current of blood’
SnSt Ht 74III, l. 1: Hafrǫst ‘The sea-current’
Sturl Hrafn 5II, l. 1: lögrastar ‘of the water-way’

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