Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. bára (noun f.)

‘wave’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):38721868
SkP: 41127911
Malfong.is (prose):271392394

forms: bárum, báru, bôru, Báru gen f sg, bárunni, bárurnar f pl, bôru*, Bára, bárur, báru, bára, Bara, báro, bara, baror, báror

ungrouped:
Anon Gát 1III l. 8: báru ‘wave’
Kálf Kátr 4VII l. 3: báru ‘of the wave’
Anon Líkn 33VII l. 5: bárum ‘the waves’
Anon Mhkv 6III l. 4: bárum ‘waves’
Anon Pét 15VII l. 6: báru ‘the wave’
Anon Pét 29VII l. 2: bárum ‘the waves’
Anon Pét 50VII l. 1: báru ‘wave’
Anon Ól 3I l. 1: báru ‘the wave’
Arn Hryn 2II l. 2: bára ‘breaker’
Arn Hryn 4II l. 7: bára ‘the billow’
Bjbp Jóms 16I l. 8: bárur ‘waves’
Bǫlv Hardr 8II l. 6: bôru ‘wave’
ESk Geisl 54VII l. 6: bôru ‘wave’
ESk Lv 6II l. 1: bôru ‘billow’
Eskál Vell 2I l. 1: bára ‘the wave’
Gunnh Lv 1I l. 1: bôru ‘the billow’s’
Refr Ferðv 2III l. 1: bára ‘the wave’
Refr Þorst 1III l. 3: bára ‘the wave’
Mark Eirdr 4II l. 3: bôru ‘billow’
Ólhv Hryn 9II l. 3: bárur ‘the waves’
Ótt Hfl 4I l. 8: bôru ‘swell’
RvHbreiðm Hl 66III l. 7: bôru* ‘wave’
Sigv Austv 7I l. 1: bôru ‘of the wave’
SkrautO Frag 1III l. 1: báru ‘of the wave’
Sturl Hryn 9II l. 6: báru ‘wave’
ÞGísl Búdr 11I l. 5: bára ‘The wave’
ÞKolb Eirdr 12I l. 5: bôru ‘of the wave’
Þhorn Gldr 3I l. 3: bôru ‘of the wave’
Þjóð Haustl 3III l. 6: bôru ‘of the wave’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 14II l. 8: bôru ‘wave’
Busla Busl 7VIII (Bós 7) l. 4: báru ‘a churning’
Anon (Ragn) 6VIII (Ragn 36) l. 5: bára ‘a wave’
Svtjúg Lv 1I l. 8: bôru ‘of the wave’
Anon Brúðv 16VII l. 7: báru ‘of the wave’
FriðÞ Lv 7VIII (Frið 7) l. 5: bárur ‘waves’
FriðÞ Lv 7VIII (Frið 7) l. 8: báru ‘roller’
FriðÞ Lv 11VIII (Frið 13) l. 2: báru ‘wave’
FriðÞ Lv 14VIII (Frið 16) l. 2: báru ‘the wave’
FriðÞ Lv 15VIII (Frið 17) l. 2: báru ‘the wave’
Bjǫrn Lv 2VIII (Frið 24) l. 2: báru ‘wave’
Ásm Lv 1VIII (Frið 10) l. 8: báru ‘wave’
Kleima Lv 1VIII (GrL 4) l. 4: báru ‘of the wave’
Þul Sjóvar 4III l. 7: Bára ‘Bára’
Þfagr Frag 1III l. 1: bára ‘the wave’
Ólhv Frag 8III l. 2: bárur ‘waves’

compounds:
ESk Geisl 54VII, l. 6: undbôru ‘with the wound-wave’
RvHbreiðm Hl 66III, l. 7: sóknbôru* ‘with the battle-wave’
Sturl Hryn 9II, l. 6: ógnarbáru ‘battle-wave’
Busla Busl 7VIII (Bós 7), l. 4: hafbáru ‘a churning sea’
Ólhv Frag 8III, l. 2: meginbárur ‘large waves’

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