Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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bjarg (noun n.)

‘mountain, cliff’
ONP (prose citations):63722581
SkP: 22127911 (prose):701392394

forms: Bjarg, Bjargi dat n sg, Bjargið, bjargið n sg, bjargsins, björgum dat n pl, bjargir acc f pl, Bjargs gen m sg, biorg, biorgvm, biorgum, biarga, biorgin, biarginv, bjǫrg, biargino, bjargit, biarge, biargit, biargsins, biargi, biarg, birg, biorgunum, bjarginu dat n sg, björgin, biargs, biorgh, biarginu, biỏrg, bjarg, bjargs, bjarga, björg, bjǫrgum, bjargi, björgum, bíorg, biargſ

Gestumbl Heiðr 34VIII (Heiðr 81) l. 3: björg ‘rocks’
Anon Mgr 33VII l. 5: björgin ‘mountains’
Anon Pét 24VII l. 5: bjarga ‘the salvation’
Blakkr Lv 2II l. 5: bjǫrgum ‘the stones’
ESk Øxfl 7III l. 2: bjargs ‘of the crag’
HSt Rst 27I l. 4: bjarg ‘the crag’
Þhorn Harkv 2I l. 8: bjarga ‘a cliff’
Þjóð Haustl 2III l. 7: bjarga ‘of crags’
Þjóð Haustl 16III l. 3: bjǫrg ‘crags’
Þjóð Haustl 17III l. 1: bjarga ‘of the rocks’
Þorm Lv 18I l. 4: bjǫrg ‘bjǫrg’
Þstf Stuttdr 4II l. 3: bjarg ‘the cliff’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 20VIII (Ǫrv 90) l. 6: bjarg ‘of the cliff’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 21VIII (Ǫrv 91) l. 4: bjargs ‘the cliff’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 21VIII (Ǫrv 91) l. 8: bjarga ‘of cliffs’
Hjþ Lv 5VIII (HjǪ 11) l. 2: bjargi ‘the rock’
Keth Lv 8VIII (Ket 13) l. 2: bjargi ‘the mountain’
Rloð Lv 8VIII (Ragn 24) l. 1: björgum ‘the cliffs’

Þhorn Harkv 2I, l. 8: vinbjarga ‘fielda cliff’
Þorm Lv 18I, l. 4: Hverbjǫrg ‘Hverbjǫrg’

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