Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

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sǫgn (noun f.)

‘narrative, message; troop, men’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):107722581
SkP: 13127911
Malfong.is (prose):1001392394

forms: sǫgnum, sögnum, sagna gen f pl, sagnar, sagnir f pl, sꜹgn, sgn, sgnn, saugn, soghn, savgn, søgn, sgn, sagnnvm, song, sagnna, sógn, sognn, sgnina, sögnin, sögn f sg, Sǫgn, sỏgnn, sỏgnina, sǫgn, ſagna, ſꜹgn

ungrouped:
Anon Óldr 22I l. 7: sǫgnum ‘crew’
Anon Vitn 14VII l. 3: sögn ‘the assertions’
Arn Þorfdr 3II l. 4: sagnir ‘companies’
Eil Þdr 3III l. 4: sagna ‘of troops’
Eskál Vell 4I l. 2: sǫgn ‘crew’
Anon Lil 5VII l. 7: sögn ‘a narrative’
GunnLeif Merl II 63VIII (Bret 63) l. 7: sǫgn ‘sayings’
Sigv Austv 13I l. 3: sagnir ‘messages’
SnSt Ht 59III l. 8: sagna ‘of troops’
Þjóð Haustl 2III l. 1: sagna ‘of the troops’
Þjóð Haustl 9III l. 1: sagna ‘of the troops’
Þul Manna 3III l. 4: sagnir ‘crews’
Þul Manna 5III l. 7: sǫgn ‘crew’

compounds:
Anon Óldr 22I, l. 7: skœðasǫgnum ‘harm-crew’
Eskál Vell 4I, l. 2: asksǫgn ‘ship’s crew’
Anon Lil 5VII, l. 7: frásögn ‘a narrative’

indexed kennings:

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