Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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stýrir (noun m.)

‘ruler, controller’
ONP (prose citations):1721868
SkP: 49127911 (prose):101392394

forms: stýrir, stýrir nom m sg, Stýrir, styrer, stýris, stýri, ſtꝩrir

Anon Heil 12VII l. 5: stýrir ‘The ruler’
Kálf Kátr 10VII l. 5: stýrir ‘ruler’
Kálf Kátr 24VII l. 2: stýris ‘of the king’
Kálf Kátr 44VII l. 3: stýris ‘of the ruler’
Anon Leið 3VII l. 5: stýri ‘steerer’
Anon Leið 14VII l. 5: stýrir ‘ruler’
Anon Leið 24VII l. 3: stýrir ‘The steerer’
Anon Leið 27VII l. 2: stýrir ‘steerer’
Anon Líkn 5VII l. 2: stýrir ‘Ruler’
Anon Líkn 38VII l. 4: stýris ‘ruler’
Anon Mdr 14VII l. 5: stýrir ‘governor’
Anon Mdr 15VII l. 2: stýrir ‘governor’
Anon Mdr 40VII l. 2: stýris ‘of heaven’
Anon Mey 2VII l. 8: stýri ‘ruler’
Anon Mgr 10VII l. 1: stýri ‘commander’
Anon Mgr 18VII l. 2: stýrir ‘the controller’
Anon Mgr 33VII l. 2: stýri ‘to the controller’
Anon Óldr 12I l. 3: stýrir ‘controller’
Anon Pét 19VII l. 2: stýrir ‘ruler’
Anon Mlag 1II l. 6: stýris ‘controller’
Bjarni Frag 5III l. 4: stýri ‘commander’
ESk Øxfl 6III l. 8: stýri ‘the controller’
Edáð Banddr 5I l. 1 [variant]: stýri ‘’
Eþver Lv 1I l. 6: stýri ‘the controller’
Gamlkan Has 59VII l. 6: stýris ‘controller’
GunnLeif Merl I 82VIII (Bret 150) l. 4: stýris ‘of the ruler’
Hfr ErfÓl 21I l. 6: stýrir ‘controller’
Mark Eirdr 24II l. 2: stýrir ‘The ruler’
RvHbreiðm Hl 36III l. 3: stýrir ‘controller’
SnSt Ht 28III l. 6: stýri ‘for the steerer’
SnSt Ht 29III l. 6: stýri ‘controller’
SnSt Ht 39III l. 6: stýri ‘controller’
Sturl Hákkv 15II l. 4: stýri ‘the controller’
Sturl Hákkv 18II l. 2: stýrir ‘The controller’
Sturl Hákkv 31II l. 6: stýris ‘of the controller’
Sturl Hrafn 8II l. 2: stýri ‘controller’
Sturl Hryn 1II l. 5: stýrir ‘The leader’
Sturl Hryn 2II l. 2: stýrir ‘The commander’
Þfagr Sveinn 5II l. 1: Stýrir ‘steers’
Anon (TGT) 19III l. 4: stýrir ‘the controller’
Anon (TGT) 36III l. 2: stýrir ‘controller’
Anon (FoGT) 46III l. 1: stýrir ‘The leader’
Anon (Vǫlsa) 12I l. 1: stýrir ‘the helmsman’
Anon (Styrb) 3I l. 3: stýri ‘the wielder’
Anon Brúðv 20VII l. 3: stýrir ‘steerer’
Þul Orma 3III l. 6: stýrir ‘ruler’

Anon Leið 14VII, l. 5: heimstýrir ‘world-ruler’
Anon Líkn 5VII, l. 2: lífstýrir ‘Ruler the life’
Anon Líkn 38VII, l. 4: himinstýris ‘of heaven’s ruler’
Anon Mdr 15VII, l. 2: sólstýrir ‘sun-governor’
Anon Mdr 40VII, l. 2: himinstýris ‘of the governor of heaven’
Gamlkan Has 59VII, l. 6: vegstýris ‘of the honour-controller’
RvHbreiðm Hl 36III, l. 3: sigrstýrir ‘the victory-controller’
SnSt Ht 29III, l. 6: fleinstýri ‘to the spear-controller’
Anon (TGT) 36III, l. 2: heimstýrir ‘world-controller’

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