Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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4. selja (verb)

‘hand over, sell, give’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):328721428
SkP: 32127911
Malfong.is (prose):5041392394

forms: selr sg pres finite, seldiz, seldak, seldusk, seldum, selit, selda, Seldi sg pret, Seldu pl 3rd pret, Selt, Selur sg 3rd pres, seld pret participle, seldar, seldi sg 3rd pret, seldist, seldur nom m sg pret participle, seljast infinitive, selji pres, seljir sg 2nd pres, seljið, seljum, selur sg 3rd pres, Selja, Selit, selti, seldan, selið, selðu, seldir, selja, sel, seldu, selt, Sel, Selðu, ſeldo, ſęldo, ſeldir, ſelia, ſeldi, ſelda, ſeldvz, ſellda, selk

ungrouped:
Anon Gyð 9VII l. 1: Seldu ‘Give’
Anon Mey 52VII l. 8: seldiz ‘gave herself’
Anon Mey 60VII l. 3: seldir ‘delivered’
Anon Sól 21VII l. 1: seldi ‘offered’
Bersi Ólfl 1I l. 5: seldum ‘sold’
EValg Lv 1I l. 1: Selit ‘sell’
Anon Lil 48VII l. 5: seldi ‘sold’
Anon Lil 98VII l. 2: selja ‘put’
Eyv Lv 11I l. 6: selja ‘to give’
Eyv Lv 14I l. 5: selda ‘sold’
GunnLeif Merl I 8VIII (Bret 76) l. 10: seldi ‘’
Ólhv Hryn 3II l. 7: seldi ‘gave’
Ólhv Hryn 5II l. 2: seldusk ‘exchanged’
Ólsv Kristdr 1III l. 1: seldi ‘sold’
Sigv Austv 14I l. 5 [variant]: seldir ‘’
Sigv Berv 14II l. 6: selr ‘parcels’
Sigv ErfÓl 23I l. 5: seldi ‘granted’
Sigv Lv 12I l. 5: Seldi ‘surrendered’
Sigv Lv 13I l. 6: selr ‘he sells’
SnH Lv 3II l. 1: Selja ‘to sell’
SnH Lv 6II l. 2: seldak ‘I lost’
Sturl Hrafn 18II l. 5: seldum ‘’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 13II l. 1: seldi ‘granted’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 19II l. 3: selr ‘gives’
Alrekr Lv 1VIII (Hálf 1) l. 8: seldan ‘handed over’
Herv Lv 8VIII (Heiðr 25) l. 5: Selðu ‘Give’
Herv Lv 11VIII (Heiðr 28) l. 7: selið ‘you give’
Herv Lv 14VIII (Heiðr 36) l. 7: Sel ‘Give’
Herv Lv 15VIII (Heiðr 38) l. 5: Selðu ‘Give’
Herv Lv 17VIII (Heiðr 42) l. 3: seldir ‘gave’
Angantýr Lv 8VIII (Heiðr 41) l. 5: selja ‘give’
Hjþ Lv 4VIII (HjǪ 7) l. 5: Sel ‘Give’
Vargeisa Lv 3VIII (HjǪ 8) l. 1: Sel ‘give’

compounds:
Sturl Hrafn 18II, l. 5: fjörseldum ‘with the lifeless’

indexed kennings:

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