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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

This material is incomplete and is for reference only: it has not been checked and quality-controlled and should not be cited. References are to the new edition and may not correspond to the text of Skj.

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Snorri (noun m.)

‘Snorri’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):0728113
SkP: 2127911
Malfong.is (prose):13391392394

forms: snorri, Snorra m sg, Snorrarnir, Snorri nom m sg, snorra

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compounds:

indexed kennings:
SnSt Ht 27III: Brjótr ítrs auðs ‘The breaker of precious wealth ’
SnSt Ht 29III: fleinstýri ‘to the spear-controller; ’
SnSt Ht 29III: hoddspennir ‘the hoard-spender ’
SnSt Ht 30III: þoll grœnna skjalda ‘the fir-tree of green shields ’
SnSt Ht 31III: støkkvi dynblakka stáls ‘for the compeller of the prow’s din-steeds ’
SnSt Ht 31III: ǫrbrjót bláferla odds ‘the liberal breaker of the spear-point’s dark paths ’
SnSt Ht 92III: Merkir blóðsvara ‘The stainer of blood-birds ’
ÞTref Hrafn 3V (Eb 33): Sára dynbôru svan ‘of the swan of the gushing wave of wounds ’
ÞTref Hrafn 4V (Eb 34): inn móðbarri týnir tjǫrreinar ‘the courageous destroyer of the spear-land ’
ÞTref Hrafn 5V (Eb 35): gǫrvi gnógs styrjar ‘the wager of a great fight ’
ÞTref Hrafn 5V (Eb 35): þrekstœri; ‘the courage-increaser; ’

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