Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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skaði (noun m.)

‘harm, damage’
ONP (prose citations):190722581
SkP: 10127911 (prose):1781392394

forms: Skaði nom m sg, skaðann, skaði nom m sg, skaðinn nom m sg, sköðum dat m pl, skade, skada, skadi, scaþa, skaðar, scaða, scꜵðum, Scaða, skaþa, skadha, skaudvm, scaþarnir, scaðe, skavðvm, Skaþi, skaðe, skauðum, skaþi, skadar, skaudum, scꜹþom, scaþi, skadum, skǫðum, Skaða, scada, skaðum, skaða

Anon Hsv 51VII l. 5: skaða ‘harm’
Anon Hsv 96VII l. 3: skaði ‘harm’
Anon Hsv 133VII l. 2: skaða ‘harm’
Anon Pl 15VII l. 4: skaða ‘injury’
GunnLeif Merl II 36VIII (Bret 36) l. 2: skaða ‘harm’
HSt Rst 30I l. 2: skaða ‘the damage’
SnSt Ht 47III l. 8: skaða ‘damage’
SnSt Ht 86III l. 8: skaða ‘damagers’
Þjsk Lv 5I l. 2: skaða ‘damage’
ÞjóðA Har 6II l. 6: skaði ‘the harmer’

SnSt Ht 86III, l. 8: vandbaugskaða ‘damagers {of the wand of the shield-boss’

indexed kennings:
Bragi Frag 2III: ǫndurdísar ‘of the ski-dís <minor female deity> ’
Eyv Hál 2I: ǫndurdís ‘the ski-goddess ’
Þjóð Haustl 5III: Várar þrymseilar ‘of the Vár <goddess> of the bowstring ’
Þjóð Haustl 7III: ǫndurgoðs. ‘of the ski-deity. ’

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