Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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spennir (noun m.)

ONP (prose citations):0722581
SkP: 10127911 (prose):11392394

forms: spenni, spennir

Kálf Kátr 3VII l. 3: spennir ‘the clasper’
Kálf Kátr 14VII l. 6: spennir ‘clasper’
Kálf Kátr 17VII l. 3: spennir ‘clasper’
Anon Mey 27VII l. 7: spenni ‘’
Anon Pét 22VII l. 4: spennir ‘the clasper’
Anon Pét 27VII l. 6: spenni ‘clasper’
Eyv Lv 4I l. 5: spenni ‘grasper’
Eyv Lv 4I l. 5 [variant]: spennir ‘’
Gamlkan Has 44VII l. 5: spennir ‘the clasper’
Gamlkan Has 64VII l. 6: spenni ‘clasper’
SnSt Ht 29III l. 8: spennir ‘spender’

Anon Mey 27VII, l. 7: spennitaungum ‘forceps’
Anon Pét 27VII, l. 6: siðspenni ‘virtue-clasper’
Eyv Lv 4I, l. 5: søkkspenni ‘treasure-grasper’
Eyv Lv 4I, l. 5: sólspennir ‘’
Gamlkan Has 44VII, l. 5: frónspennir ‘the clasper of the earth’
Gamlkan Has 64VII, l. 6: heimspenni ‘the world-clasper’
SnSt Ht 29III, l. 8: hoddspennir ‘the hoard-spender’

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