Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. skeið (noun n.)

‘race, course’
ONP (prose citations):98728113
SkP: 10127911 (prose):501392394

forms: skeiðs, Skeið, Skeiði dat n sg, Skeiðum, skeið n sg, skeiðum dat n pl, skeiðið acc n sg, sceið, skeid, skeiþit, skeida, skeiðe, skeiða, skæid, skeiþ, s[k]eið, skeiðit, sceiþ, skæiðinu, skæiði, skeide, Skæidi, skeyd, sceiþit, skeidit, skeíð, skæidi, skeiðinu, skæide, skeiði, ſceiþ

Anon Leið 38VII l. 6: skeiðs ‘course’
Anon Pl 9VII l. 4 [variant]: skeiðs ‘’
Bragi Rdr 11III l. 7: skeiði ‘the ground’
Eyv Lv 2I l. 6 [variant]: skeiðs ‘’
Gsind Hákdr 5I l. 6 [variant]: skeiðum ‘’
Refr Ferðv 5III l. 3: skeið ‘the race-course’
Ólhelg Lv 7I l. 6 [variant]: skeiði ‘’
Sigv Austv 9I l. 8 [variant]: skeiðs ‘’
Sturl Hrafn 3II l. 2: skeið ‘track’
Svart Skauf 23VIII l. 1: skeiði ‘run’

Anon Leið 38VII, l. 6: dagskeiðs ‘of the day-course’
Anon Pl 9VII, l. 4: fránskeiðs ‘of the shining ’
Eyv Lv 2I, l. 6: rúmskeiðs ‘’
Sturl Hrafn 3II, l. 2: skeiðhestum ‘horses track’

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