Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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skilfingr (noun m.)

‘lord, king’
ONP (prose citations):1728073
SkP: 10127911 (prose):01392394

forms: skilfings, skilfingi, skilfingr, skilfinga, Skilfingr, Skilfinga, scilfingr, skilfinga, skilfingar, skilfinga*, ſcilfingr

Anon Líkn 10VII l. 4: skilfingi ‘the king’
GunnLeif Merl I 64VIII (Bret 132) l. 3: skilfinga* ‘kings’
Sigv ErfÓl 25I l. 5: skilfings ‘of the king’
Þjóð Yt 14I l. 14: Skilfinga ‘of the Skilfingar’
Valg Har 1II l. 1: Skilfingr ‘Lord’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 66VIII (Ǫrv 136) l. 2: skilfingar ‘the princes’
Þul Sverða 7III l. 3: Skilfingr ‘Skilfingr’
Þul Konunga 3III l. 3: skilfingr ‘descendant of Skelfir’
Þul Óðins 8III l. 5: Skilfingr ‘Skilfingr’


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