Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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þeyr (noun m.)

‘breeze, thawing wind’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):16725694
SkP: 12127911
Malfong.is (prose):41392394

forms: þeyja, þeyjum, þeys, þeyr nom m sg, þeyrinn, þey*s, þey, þœy, þeyrrinn, þeyi, þæy, þe⟨y⟩

ungrouped:
Anon Mdr 2VII l. 4: þey ‘of the thawing wind’
Anon Mgr 44VII l. 6: þeyja ‘of warm winds’
Anon Óldr 12I l. 2: þeys ‘of the breeze’
Anon Óldr 26I l. 3: þeys ‘of the breeze’
Arn Magndr 16II l. 4: þey ‘a thawing wind’
ESk Hardr II 5II l. 2: þeyjar ‘thaw’
ESk Øxfl 9III l. 4: þey ‘thaw’
Gamlkan Has 15VII l. 4: þey ‘of the thawing wind’s’
HSt Rst 11I l. 4: þey*s ‘of the thawing wind’
Hfr ErfÓl 24I l. 4: þey ‘breeze’
Hfr Óldr 2I l. 4: þey ‘breeze’
RvHbreiðm Hl 49III l. 1: þey ‘wind’
RvHbreiðm Hl 73III l. 4: þeyja ‘warm winds’
Sturl Hrafn 13II l. 6: þeyjum ‘winds’
Þsvart Lv 1II l. 2: þeys ‘wind’

compounds:
Anon Mdr 2VII, l. 4: þeyranns ‘of the thawing wind-house’
Arn Magndr 16II, l. 4: hjǫrþey ‘a thawing wind of swords’
ESk Hardr II 5II, l. 2: benþeyjar ‘of wound-thaw’
ESk Øxfl 9III, l. 4: hvarmþey ‘with the eyelid-thaw’
Gamlkan Has 15VII, l. 4: þeyláðs ‘of the thawing wind’s land’
Hfr ErfÓl 24I, l. 4: vígþey ‘war-breeze’
Hfr Óldr 2I, l. 4: geirþey ‘spear-breeze’
RvHbreiðm Hl 49III, l. 1: hjǫrþey ‘a sword-wind’
Sturl Hrafn 13II, l. 6: geirþeyjum ‘with spear-winds’
Þsvart Lv 1II, l. 2: hjǫrþeys ‘of sword-wind’

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