Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. þekkja (verb)

‘perceive, know’
ONP (prose citations):118722581
SkP: 11127911 (prose):931392394

forms: þekkjask, þekkjaz, þáttak, þekkðusk, þekkik, Þekkti, þekki pres, þekkir sg 3rd pres, þekkist sg 3rd pres, þekkjast infinitive, þekkt, þekkti sg pret, þekktist sg 3rd pret, þekktu pl 3rd pret, þekktust pl 3rd pret, Þekkik, þekkja, þeckia, þecþi, þeccir, þecþa, þatti

Anon Hsv 145VII l. 2: þekkjaz ‘to receive’
Anon Liðs 4I l. 1: þáttak ‘I saw [them]’
Anon Mhkv 12III l. 8: þekkik ‘I recognise’
Gamlkan Has 15VII l. 3: þekkjask ‘be content’
Ólsv Hákdr 2III l. 2: þekkja ‘to recognise’
Ótt Hfl 18I l. 5: þekkir ‘know’
Ótt Knútdr 3I l. 3: þekkðusk ‘cared’
Þklypp Lv 1I l. 6: þekkja ‘are agreeable’
Þstf Lv 1II l. 1: þekkja ‘see’
Þul Women 1III l. 5: Þekkik ‘I catch sight of’


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