Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. varr (adj.)

‘wary’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):166721868
SkP: 14127911
Malfong.is (prose):161392394

forms: vörum, vart, vǫrum, varan sg, varar f pl, varastan, varastir, varir nom m pl, Vart, varr, vórom, vari, varaſtr, vr, várt, vaʀ

ungrouped:
Anon Hsv 21VII l. 6: varr ‘free’
Anon Hsv 23VII l. 6: varr ‘’
Anon Hsv 34VII l. 6 [variant]: varr ‘’
Anon Hsv 89VII l. 3: varr ‘as a virtuous person’
Anon Hsv 126VII l. 5: vörum ‘wary’
Anon Liðs 2I l. 7: vart ‘scarcely’
Anon Mhkv 22III l. 6: vǫrum ‘the wary man’
Anon Pl 8VII l. 8: varr ‘wary’
Anon Sól 5VII l. 6: varan ‘cautious’
Anon Ól 5I l. 1: varr ‘aware’
Anon Ól 5I l. 6: varr ‘less’
Eskál Vell 13I l. 4: varr ‘wary’
Eyv Lv 6I l. 2: varr ‘reluctant’
ÞjóðA Sex 27II l. 6: varr ‘shunning’

compounds:
Anon Hsv 23VII, l. 6: lastvarr ‘virtuously’
Anon Hsv 89VII, l. 3: lastvarr ‘as a virtuous person’
Anon Hsv 126VII, l. 5: flærðvörum ‘the deceit-wary’
Anon Pl 8VII, l. 8: flærðvarr ‘the deceit-wary’
Anon Sól 5VII, l. 6: fjölvaran ‘very cautious’
Anon Ól 5I, l. 6: lastvarr ‘faultless’
Eskál Vell 13I, l. 4: grandvarr ‘The damage-wary’
Eyv Lv 6I, l. 2: flugvarr ‘the flight-reluctant’
ÞjóðA Sex 27II, l. 6: lastvarr ‘The fault-shunning’

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