Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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tígn (noun f.)

ONP (prose citations):111722581
SkP: 18127911 (prose):01392394

forms: Tígnar, tignarinnar, tignin, thign, tijgn, tijgnar, tign f sg, tignar gen f sg, tíghn, tighn, tignina, tignir, tígnin, tignum, tingnar, tígnín, tignn, tignena, thiknar, tighnar, tygn, Tígn, tígn, tígnar

Kálf Kátr 50VII l. 7: tígn ‘honour’
Anon Líkn 24VII l. 7: tígnar ‘glorious’
Anon Mdr 19VII l. 1: tignar ‘honour’
Anon Mey 54VII l. 1: tígnar ‘of distinction’
Anon Mey 56VII l. 3: tígn ‘distinction’
Anon Mey 60VII l. 1: tígn ‘dignity’
Anon Mv III 8VII l. 3: tígn ‘the honour’
Anon Pl 41VII l. 7: tígn ‘honour’
Anon Vitn 6VII l. 7: tígnar ‘the honourable’
Anon Vitn 10VII l. 3: tígn ‘rank’
Anon Lil 29VII l. 4: tígnar ‘a majestic’
Anon Lil 62VII l. 4: tígnar ‘of honour’
Gamlkan Jóndr 1VII l. 1: Tígnar ‘in honour’
GunnLeif Merl I 30VIII (Bret 98) l. 5: tígn ‘distinction of’
GunnLeif Merl I 59VIII (Bret 127) l. 5: Tígnar ‘He will honour’
Hfr Óldr 6I l. 8 [variant]: tígnar ‘’
Sturl Hákkv 5II l. 3: tígn ‘the dignity’
Anon (TGT) 17III l. 3: tígnar ‘of honour’

Anon Líkn 24VII, l. 7: tígnarveldi ‘glorious power’
Anon Mey 60VII, l. 1: frumtígn ‘supreme dignity’
Anon Vitn 6VII, l. 7: tígnarmeyja ‘the honourable maiden’
Anon Lil 29VII, l. 4: tígnarkveðju ‘a majestic greeting’
Anon Lil 62VII, l. 4: tígnarsæti ‘a seat of honour’
Hfr Óldr 6I, l. 8: tígnargjarn ‘eager ’

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