Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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sker (noun n.)

‘skerry’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):39722581
SkP: 24127911
Malfong.is (prose):661392394

forms: skerja, Skeri, sker n sg, skerið n sg, skerjunum, skers, skerit, skerít, skeri, scer, skere, scere, Skeria, skærett, skier, skerinu dat n sg, skersins, skerium, skeria, skerínu, skerjum, skerin

ungrouped:
Anon Krm 6VIII l. 5: skerjum ‘pasker’
Anon Mhkv 27III l. 4: sker ‘the skerry’
Arn Þorfdr 23II l. 2: skerjum ‘sker’
ESk Run 8II l. 3: sker ‘Islands’
Eyv Lv 11I l. 1: skerja ‘of skerries’
HSt Rst 7I l. 3: sker ‘of the skerry’
Hfr Óldr 4I l. 6 [variant]: skera ‘’
Mark Lv 1III l. 8: skers ‘of the skerry’
RvHbreiðm Hl 47III l. 6: sker ‘skerries’
Sigv ErfÓl 20I l. 2: skers ‘of the skerry’
Sigv Erlfl 4I l. 3: skers ‘of the skerry’
Sigv Nesv 12I l. 7: skers ‘of the skerry’
Sigv Víkv 1I l. 8: sker ‘sker’
SnSt Ht 46III l. 2: skerja ‘skerries’
SnSt Ht 87III l. 8: sker ‘the skerries’
Snæbj Lv 1III l. 2: skerja ‘of the skerries’
Sturl Hákkv 29II l. 3: sker ‘skerries’
ÞKolb Eirdr 16I l. 6: skers ‘of the skerry’
VSt Erf 1III l. 3: sker ‘the skerries’
Forað Lv 2VIII (Ket 18) l. 5: skerin ‘the skerries’
Ásb Ævkv 5VIII (OStór 8) l. 4: skerjum ‘the skerries’
Hharð Gamv 6II l. 3: sker ‘skerries’
ÞjóðA Har 5II l. 8: skerjum ‘the skerries’

compounds:
Anon Krm 6VIII, l. 5: Skarpaskerjum ‘Skarpasker’
Arn Þorfdr 23II, l. 2: Þursaskerjum ‘Þursasker’
ESk Run 8II, l. 3: Skǫrpusker ‘the Farne Islands’
HSt Rst 7I, l. 3: sker-Baldr ‘Baldr {of the skerry’
Hfr Óldr 4I, l. 6: Valskera ‘of the Val’
Sturl Hákkv 29II, l. 3: gómsker ‘the gum-skerries’

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