Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. semja (verb)

‘befit’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):217727565
SkP: 19127911
Malfong.is (prose):681392394

forms: sem, sómði, samða, semk, semi, Semja, Sömdu, samdi sg 3rd pret, semjast infinitive, semji, semjist, semjið, semjum pl 1st pres, semur, sömdu pl 3rd pret, sömdust, Samira, semst sg 3rd pret, semdist, semdi sg 3rd pret, semdu, semdir, Semst, semja, samiðr, semr, samira, samið, samda, semit

ungrouped:
Anon Leið 1VII l. 1: sem ‘arrange’
Anon Liðs 2I l. 8: samða ‘put together’
Anon Mdr 14VII l. 7: samdi ‘arranged’
Anon Óldr 2I l. 3: sómði ‘befitted’
ESk Harsonkv 1II l. 4: semr ‘creates’
Edáð Banddr 4I l. 8: semr ‘contrives’
Edáð Banddr 7I l. 8: semr ‘contrives’
Edáð Banddr 9I l. 3: semr ‘contrives’
Eskál Lv 3I l. 3 [variant]: semja ‘’
Eyv Lv 2I l. 1: Samira ‘It does not befit’
GunnLeif Merl II 43VIII (Bret 43) l. 2: samiðr ‘concluded’
GunnLeif Merl I 93VIII (Bret 161) l. 2: semja ‘composing’
SnSt Ht 68III l. 3: semk ‘I put together’
Anon (Ragn) 6VIII (Ragn 36) l. 1: Samira ‘It is not fitting’
Anon (LaufE) 2III l. 1: semi ‘arrange [things]’
Herv Lv 11VIII (Heiðr 28) l. 9: samira ‘it is not fitting’
Svart Skauf 42VIII l. 3: samið ‘put together’

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