Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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vátta (verb)

‘affirm, attest’
ONP (prose citations):107728073
SkP: 14127911 (prose):1451392394

forms: váttaz, váttar, vátti, vátta, Vottaði, votta infinitive, vottar sg pres, vottaði sg 3rd pret, vottum, vattar

Anon Mdr 1VII l. 2: váttaz ‘be called’
Anon Mdr 6VII l. 2: váttar ‘affirms’
Anon Pét 8VII l. 2: vátta ‘to bear witness’
Anon Pét 12VII l. 1: váttar ‘testifies’
Anon Lil 13VII l. 2: váttar ‘attests’
Anon Lil 17VII l. 1: vátta ‘affirm’
Anon Lil 21VII l. 5: vátta ‘attest’
Anon Lil 35VII l. 6: váttar ‘shows’
Anon Lil 42VII l. 6: váttar ‘attests’
Anon Lil 65VII l. 4: váttar ‘attests’
Anon Lil 76VII l. 8: vátti ‘may give evidence’
HSt Rst 35I l. 5: vátta ‘attest’
SnSt Ht 27III l. 6: vátta ‘bear witness’
Anon (FoGT) 37III l. 8: vátta ‘bore witness’


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