Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. varða (verb)

‘defend’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):161721428
SkP: 26127911
Malfong.is (prose):701392394

forms: varðanda, varðan, vǫrðum, varðaðar, Varða, varðað, varðaði sg 3rd pret, varðir, Varðar, Varðir, varðar, varþ, varþa, varða, vǫrðu, vardar, varðak

ungrouped:
Gestumbl Heiðr 29VIII (Heiðr 76) l. 4: varða ‘ward off’
Anon Sól 1VII l. 5: varðaði ‘guarded’
Arn Hryn 12II l. 5: varða ‘to defend’
BjHall Kálffl 5I l. 1: varða ‘defending’
Eskál Vell 7I l. 6 [variant]: varða ‘’
Eskál Vell 26I l. 8: varða ‘to defend’
Eskál Vell 30I l. 6: varðaðar ‘adorned with’
Anon Lil 96VII l. 7: varða ‘it means’
Anon Lil 97VII l. 5: Varðar ‘importance’
Kolli Ingdr 1II l. 7: varðir ‘defended’
Ótt Hfl 7I l. 3: varða ‘defend’
RvHbreiðm Hl 63III l. 2: varða ‘guarded’
Sigv Berv 15II l. 7: varðar ‘protect’
Sigv Víkv 6I l. 5: vǫrðu ‘defended’
Sigv Lv 7I l. 3: varða ‘are’
SnSt Ht 18III l. 4: varða ‘to defend’
SnSt Ht 55III l. 8: varða ‘to defend’
Steinn Nizv 5II l. 3: vǫrðum ‘defended’
Þdís Þórr 1III l. 2: varðan ‘defended’
ÞjóðA Sex 30II l. 3: varða ‘to defend’
Þstf Stuttdr 6II l. 1: Varðir ‘may you ensure’
Tindr Hákdr 1I l. 8 [variant]: varðar ‘’
Vígf Hák 1I l. 1 [variant]: varðar ‘’
Mágj Lv 3VIII (Mág 3) l. 8: varðar ‘concerns’
FriðÞ Lv 24VIII (Frið 30) l. 7: varðar ‘protects’
ÞjóðA Magn 3II l. 6: varða ‘defend’

compounds:
Eskál Vell 30I, l. 6: loptvarðaðar ‘adorned with {the loft’

indexed kennings:

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