Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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seinn (adj.)

‘slow, late’
ONP (prose citations):207722581
SkP: 15127911 (prose):451392394

forms: seinum, Seinn, Seinna, seinasta, seinn nom m sg, seyrn, seínt, seinir nom m pl, sæinir, seínir, seíɴ, seinne, sæinn, sein, seinnt, séiɴ, sæint, seínar, seinan, seinazta, seinazt, seinaztha, seirna, seinni, sæinna, seiɴe, seiɴa, seínni, seínne, seinar, seinuztu, senesthe, seinst, seinsta, sæinsta, senzta, seinzta, seintt, Seint nom m sg, seinustu, séinst, seinast, seirnna, seínst, seinstr, seinzstir, sæinstir, seiɴ, senna, Sæint, seinazst, seinaz, senir, seinnaztha, séinar, seinstir, seínstr, seinstur, seínna, seint, seinna, ſeint, ſeiɴ

Anon Mgr 31VII l. 2: seinast ‘at the last’
Anon Mhkv 12III l. 6: seinn ‘the slow one’
Anon Mhkv 14III l. 3: seinn ‘slow’
Anon Sól 27VII l. 6 [variant]: seint ‘’
Gamlkan Has 41VII l. 8: seinum ‘late’
HSt Rst 23I l. 3: seint ‘late’
Máni Lv 1II l. 7: seinn ‘slow’
RvHbreiðm Hl 55III l. 4: seint ‘slowly’
Sigv Berv 5II l. 8: seinir ‘slow’
Sigv Nesv 10I l. 2 [variant]: sein ‘’
Sigv Vestv 8I l. 2: seinni ‘later’
Sigv Lv 11I l. 1: Seinn ‘late’
Busla Busl 7VIII (Bós 7) l. 5: seinna ‘later’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 1VIII (Ǫrv 71) l. 5: Seint ‘late’
Anon Brúðv 25VII l. 5: seinn ‘slow’


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