Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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bjǫrg (noun f.)

‘help, deliverance’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):72725759
SkP: 16127911
Malfong.is (prose):311392394

forms: bjǫrg, björgin, Bjǫrg, birk, biorg, biargar, biarga, biörg, biørg, biꜹrg, bjǫrgum, biargir, biorgvm, biorgina, birg, bjorg, biỏrg, bjargar, björg, bjargir, björg*

ungrouped:
Anon Leið 6VII l. 7: bjargar ‘a help’
Anon Leið 20VII l. 8: bjargar ‘a help’
Anon Líkn 6VII l. 2: bjargar ‘salvation’
Anon Pl 23VII l. 4: bjǫrg ‘help’
Anon Pl 29VII l. 8: bjargar ‘living’
ESk Ingdr 3II l. 8: Bjǫrg ‘of Berg’
ESk Ingdr 4II l. 7: Bjǫrg ‘Berg’
Gamlkan Has 12VII l. 8: bjargar ‘help’
RvHbreiðm Hl 17III l. 4: bjǫrg ‘nourishment’
RvHbreiðm Hl 61III l. 4: bjǫrg ‘sustenance’
Busla Busl 3VIII (Bós 3) l. 10: bjargir ‘freedom’
Busla Busl 4VIII (Bós 4) l. 10: björg ‘freedom’
Busla Busl 6VIII (Bós 6) l. 10: bjargir ‘freedom’
Anon Brúðv 21VII l. 1: björg ‘deliverance’
FriðÞ Lv 9VIII (Frið 11) l. 8: bjargar ‘bjǫrg’
FriðÞ Lv 10VIII (Frið 12) l. 4: björg* ‘bjǫrg’

compounds:
ESk Ingdr 3II, l. 8: Bjǫrgyn ‘of Bergen’
ESk Ingdr 4II, l. 7: Bjǫrgyn ‘Bergen’
FriðÞ Lv 9VIII (Frið 11), l. 8: Ingibjargar ‘of Ingibjǫrg’
FriðÞ Lv 10VIII (Frið 12), l. 4: Ingibjörg* ‘Ingibjǫrg’

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