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Data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas

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Anon Pl 40VII, l. 6: hjaldrserks ‘of the war-shirt’
Bjbp Jóms 26I, l. 4: hringserkja ‘of mail-shirts’
Bragi Rdr 6III, l. 5: bláserkjar ‘of the dark shirt’
ESk Hardr I 2II, l. 2: serkrjóðr ‘colourer shirt’
Eskál Vell 26I, l. 5: valserkjar ‘of the shirt of the slain’
Eskál Vell 26I, l. 3: merkrserkjar ‘’
Eskál Vell 26I, l. 5: valserkja ‘of the slain’
Gamlkan Has 18VII, l. 2: élserkjar ‘of the storm-shirt’
Hfr Óldr 2I, l. 5: Bǫðserkjar ‘of the battle-shirt’
Skúli Lv 1III, l. 4: gránserks ‘of the grey-shirt’
SnSt Ht 36III, l. 4: hringserk ‘the ring-shirt’
Þfisk Lv 3II, l. 5: Serkland ‘of the land of the Saracens’
Anon (LaufE) 3III, l. 2: serkland ‘shirt-land’
ǪrvOdd Lv 10VIII (Ǫrv 43), l. 6: hringserkjum ‘mail-shirts’
Keth Lv 10VIII (Ket 15), l. 7: járnserkir ‘the iron shirts’
Sjólfr Lv 3VIII (Ǫrv 42), l. 5: berserki ‘berserks’

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Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated