Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

login: password: stay logged in: help


Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

This material is incomplete and is for reference only: it has not been checked and quality-controlled and should not be cited. References are to the new edition and may not correspond to the text of Skj.

Use the form to search for lemmata; you can use the wildcards characters underscore _ and percent % to search, respectively, for a single letter or any sequence; otherwise, browse words in the edition by first letter below

þræll (noun m.)

‘slave, servant’
ONP (prose citations):132722581
SkP: 27127911 (prose):2621392394

forms: þrælana m pl, Þrælar, Þrælarnir nom m pl, Þræll nom m sg, þrælarnir nom m pl, Þrælum, Þrællinn nom m sg, þrælanna gen m pl, þrælsins gen m sg, þrælunum dat m pl, þrel, þrælar nom m pl, þræla m pl, þrælnum dat m sg, þrela, þræls gen m sg, þręll, þręl, þrælæ, þręla, þręlar, þreli, þrele, þręlum, þręli, þerls, þrelar, þrælinn acc m sg, þrælinum, þrell, þrælvm, þrællinn nom m sg, þrels, þrls, þrælinom, þręlnum, þræle, Þræla, þrelí, þrælum, þræl, þræll, þræli, þrǽlar, þrǽlum, þrǽla

Anon Heildr 11VII l. 4: þræla ‘servants’
Anon Hsv 24VII l. 3: þræla ‘the servants’
Anon Hsv 51VII l. 1: Þrælum ‘servants’
Anon Hsv 95VII l. 3: þræll ‘male slave’
Anon Hsv 143VII l. 3: þræla ‘slaves’
Anon Hsv 143VII l. 6 [variant]: þræll ‘’
Kálf Kátr 5VII l. 8: þrælar ‘the servants’
Anon Líkn 33VII l. 2: þrælum ‘servants’
Anon Líkn 35VII l. 4: þrælum ‘servants’
Anon Mdr 7VII l. 3: þrælar ‘servants’
Anon Mv I 28VII l. 8: þræl ‘servant’
Anon Nkt 18II l. 5: þræll ‘the slave’
Anon Pét 39VII l. 6: þræl ‘slave’
ESk Geisl 61VII l. 8: þræl ‘servant’
Anon Lil 52VII l. 4: þræl ‘slave’
Gamlkan Has 9VII l. 5: Þræll ‘servant’
Gamlkan Has 16VII l. 7: þræll ‘servant’
Gamlkan Has 58VII l. 8: þræli ‘servant’
Hskv Útdr 8II l. 8: þrælum ‘slaves’
Þham Lv 1II l. 3: þræla ‘slaves’
Anon (Vǫlsa) 7I l. 7: þræll ‘servant’
StarkSt Vík 10VIII (Gautr 18) l. 12: þrælum ‘slaves’
Hjǫrleifr Lv 1VIII (Hálf 3) l. 3: þræll ‘wretched’
HlǫðH Lv 2VIII (Heiðr 94) l. 11: þræli ‘slave’
Vargeisa Lv 5VIII (HjǪ 10) l. 1: þræl ‘slave’
Hǫrðr Lv 4VIII (HjǪ 43) l. 3: þræli ‘slave’
Þul Manna 10III l. 7: þrælar ‘slaves’

Hǫrðr Lv 4VIII (HjǪ 43), l. 3: illþræli ‘wretched slave’

indexed kennings:

© Skaldic Project Academic Body, unless otherwise noted. Database structure and interface developed by Tarrin Wills. All users of material on this database are reminded that its content may be either subject to copyright restrictions or is the property of the custodians of linked databases that have given permission for members of the skaldic project to use their material for research purposes. Those users who have been given access to as yet unpublished material are further reminded that they may not use, publish or otherwise manipulate such material except with the express permission of the individual editor of the material in question and the General Editor of the volume in which the material is to be published. Applications for permission to use such material should be made in the first instance to the General Editor of the volume in question. All information that appears in the published volumes has been thoroughly reviewed. If you believe some information here is incorrect please contact Tarrin Wills with full details.