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lemmata

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2. bifa (verb)

‘shudder, tremble’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):27728113
SkP: 15127911
Malfong.is (prose):41392394

forms: bifaðiz, bif, bifðusk, bifðisk, bifask, bifa, bifisk, bifask, bifast, bifaðist, bifðist, Bif, Bifðisk, bifaz, bifðiz, bifþiz, bifazk

ungrouped:

compounds:
Gsind Hákdr 1I, l. 1: Bifrauknum ‘in shuddering draught animals’
Þjóð Haustl 13III, l. 8: bifkleif ‘the quivering cliff’
Þjóð Haustl 20III, l. 8: bifkleif ‘the quivering cliff’

indexed kennings:

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