Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. þverra (verb)

‘diminish’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):116721428
SkP: 25127911
Malfong.is (prose):141392394

forms: þvarr, þurðuð, þyrrit, þorrinn, þverrir, þverðr, þverra pl 3rd pres infinitive, þverrar, Þvaʀ, þverri, þorrit, þuer, þurru, þuerr, þuerra, þveʀe, þvaʀ, þirri, þorrid, þvʀv, þverre, þvrrv, þveʀ, þorred, þver, þyʀi, þverrandi, þverr, þyrri, þverrðu, þorrin

ungrouped:
Anon Heil 21VII l. 8: þverra ‘end’
Anon Heil 24VII l. 3: þverra ‘fade’
Anon Mey 1VII l. 2: þverra ‘diminish’
Anon Mgr 29VII l. 4: þverra ‘wane’
Arn Hryn 5II l. 5: þurðuð ‘you swept’
Arn Þorfdr 17II l. 5: þurru ‘collapsed’
Bjbp Jóms 31I l. 7: þvarr ‘diminished’
Bjbp Jóms 41I l. 3: þverra ‘diminished’
ESk Øxfl 2III l. 1: þverr ‘diminish’
Eil Þdr 8III l. 5: þyrri ‘receded’
Anon Lil 47VII l. 4: þverra ‘diminish’
Anon Lil 58VII l. 6: þurru ‘diminished’
Anon Lil 88VII l. 4: þverri ‘dwindle away’
Gísl Magnkv 5II l. 2: þurru ‘collapsed’
HSt Rst 17I l. 5: þorrinn ‘deprived’
Hallv Knútdr 6III l. 7: þverrir ‘diminishes’
Hfr Óldr 5I l. 7: þvarr ‘diminished’
RvHbreiðm Hl 40III l. 8: þvarr ‘diminished’
Sigv Erlfl 4I l. 3: þyrrit ‘did not let up’
Sigv Erlfl 10I l. 4: þorrinn ‘deprived’
Sigv Lv 17I l. 5: þverri ‘is diminishing’
SnSt Ht 40III l. 4: þverra ‘diminish’
ÞKolb Eirdr 15I l. 8: þverra ‘diminish’
Anon (Hák) 1II l. 3: þurru ‘crumbled’

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