Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. skýra (verb)

‘explain, interpret’
ONP (prose citations):63722581
SkP: 21127911 (prose):41392394

forms: skýrða, skýrðr, sra, skýrir, skýrð, skýrðiz, skýra, skýrisk, skýrðar, skýrst, skýrt, skýrði, Skírði, skra, skrir, scýrþo, skyriʀ, skyrði, skyrir, skyrt, scyrði, skyrdi, scýra, skyra, skyrande

Anon Alpost 11VII l. 8: skýrðiz ‘was made manifest’
Anon Heildr 16VII l. 4: skýrðr ‘glorified’
Anon Líkn 41VII l. 8: skýrða ‘express’
Anon Mdr 43VII l. 2: sra ‘expound’
Anon Mey 12VII l. 8: skýrði ‘displayed’
Anon Mey 13VII l. 7: skýra ‘explain’
Anon Mgr 4VII l. 6: skýra ‘explain’
Anon Mgr 17VII l. 1: skýra ‘explain’
Anon Pét 24VII l. 3: skýrir ‘interprets’
Anon Pét 28VII l. 2: skýrð ‘interpreted’
Anon Pét 48VII l. 2: skýrð ‘expounded’
Anon Pl 9VII l. 8: skýrðr ‘purified’
Anon Vitn 26VII l. 1: skýra ‘explain’
Anon Mlag 1II l. 6: skýra ‘proclaim’
ESk Geisl 46VII l. 1: skýra ‘make clear’
ESk Geisl 66VII l. 2: skýrða ‘made clear’
Anon Lil 94VII l. 8: skýra ‘proclaim’
HSt Rst 10I l. 5: skýrisk ‘be declared’
Kolb Jónv 5VII l. 8: skýrða ‘expound’
SnSt Ht 44III l. 4: skýrðar ‘to be displayed’
Þul Skipa 1III l. 1: skýra ‘explain’

Anon Heildr 16VII, l. 4: friðskýrðr ‘Peace-glorified’
Anon Pl 9VII, l. 8: ástskýrðr ‘purified by love’

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