Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. sama (verb)

‘befit’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):68722581
SkP: 29127911
Malfong.is (prose):551392394

forms: samðit, samað, samði, samdist sg 3rd pret, samit, sama, samir, Sama, ſamir

1. beseem, befit, become

ungrouped:
Anon Alpost 11VII l. 10: samað ‘celebrated’
Anon Hsv 45VII l. 4: samir ‘beseem’
Anon Hsv 46VII l. 2: samir ‘befits’
Anon Hsv 52VII l. 2: samir ‘befits’
Anon Hsv 58VII l. 1: samir ‘befits’
Anon Hsv 99VII l. 2 [variant]: samir ‘’
Anon Leið 21VII l. 2: samir ‘it befits’
Anon Sól 26VII l. 6: sama ‘befits’
Anon Sól 39VII l. 2 [variant]: samað ‘’
Bjbp Jóms 3I l. 7: samir ‘very fitting’
Bjbp Jóms 6I l. 5: samir ‘it is very’
ESk Geisl 10VII l. 1: samir ‘It is fitting’
ESk Geisl 10VII l. 7: samir ‘it befits’
Eldj Lv 1II l. 1: samir ‘fitting’
Eyv Lv 2I l. 3 [variant]: samir ‘’
Ggnæv Þórr 1III l. 1: samðit ‘did not plan’
GunnLeif Merl II 24VIII (Bret 24) l. 10: samit ‘devised’
GunnLeif Merl I 93VIII (Bret 161) l. 8: samit ‘arranged’
Hfr ErfÓl 1I l. 3 [variant]: samði ‘’
SnSt Ht 31III l. 2: samir ‘It is fitting’
SnSt Ht 36III l. 3: samði ‘fastened’
SnSt Ht 72III l. 4: samir ‘suited’
Sturl Hákkv 10II l. 8: samit ‘had caused’
ÞSjár Þórdr 3I l. 8 [variant]: samit ‘’
Þstf Lv 2II l. 7: samir ‘it’s only fitting’
Anon (FoGT) 13III l. 5: samir ‘looks’
KrákÁsl Lv 3VIII (Ragn 5) l. 4: sama ‘suitable’
Rloð Lv 3VIII (Ragn 4) l. 4: Sama ‘suit’
Rloð Lv 7VIII (Ragn 23) l. 3: samir ‘befits’

compounds:
Anon Alpost 11VII, l. 10: vegsamað ‘celebrated’

indexed kennings:

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