Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. beita (verb)

‘beat, tack’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):150722458
SkP: 19127911
Malfong.is (prose):511392394

forms: beitǫndum, beit, beittuð, beittiz, Beittu, beitast infinitive, beitist, beitt nom n sg pret, beittu pl 3rd pret, beitum, beittr, beitti, beittak, beita, beitir, Beittust, beittir, beittust, beitǫndum, beiti, beittvð, beittisk

ungrouped:
Anon Hsv 137VII l. 3: beit ‘harness’
Anon Mey 47VII l. 5: beita ‘set upon’
Anon Óldr 19I l. 2: beitt ‘wielded’
Árm Lv 2II l. 2: beitum ‘are tacking’
Gamlkan Has 43VII l. 2: beitǫndum ‘steerers’
GunnLeif Merl II 29VIII (Bret 29) l. 2: beita ‘attack’
HSt Rst 15I l. 3: beita ‘to sail’
Ótt Hfl 15I l. 7: beittuð ‘you beat’
Rv Lv 22II l. 3: beita ‘to tack’
RvHbreiðm Hl 42III l. 4: beitt ‘drawn’
SnSt Ht 98III l. 3: beita ‘brandish’
Þjóð Yt 25I l. 3: beittr ‘dealt with’
Tindr Hákdr 8I l. 5: beita ‘’
Anon (FoGT) 24III l. 8: beittiz ‘was killed’
ǪrvOdd Lv 20VIII (Ǫrv 53) l. 8: beitti ‘wielded’
StarkSt Vík 15VIII (Gautr 23) l. 2: beitti ‘thrust’
StarkSt Vík 16VIII (Gautr 24) l. 6: beittak ‘wielded’
Gyðja Lv 1VIII (Ǫrv 59) l. 4: beitir ‘is swinging’
Útsteinn Útkv 8VIII (Hálf 49) l. 3: beita ‘strike’

compounds:
Gamlkan Has 43VII, l. 2: lungbeitǫndum ‘Ship-steerers’

indexed kennings:

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