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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

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stýrir (noun m.)

‘ruler, controller’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):1728113
SkP: 49127911
Malfong.is (prose):101392394

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

ungrouped:

compounds:
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’
Edáð Banddr 3I, l. 1: Folkstýrir ‘The troop-leader’
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’

indexed kennings:

Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated