Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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véla (verb)

‘betray, trick’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):80722581
SkP: 20127911
Malfong.is (prose):31392394

forms: véltr, véltan, vélti, véltumk, vélast, vélir, véltum, vélti, véltu, véla, vélltr, véltumk, vęlti, vela, velta, vęlta, vęltir, vęli, vęlti, velto

ungrouped:
Anon Nkt 29II l. 8: vélti ‘they should betray’
Anon Sól 63VII l. 3: véltu ‘had defrauded’
Arn Þorfdr 22II l. 7: vélti ‘betrayed’
Auðunn Lv 2I l. 4: vélti ‘trick’
Auðunn Lv 2I l. 4 [variant]: vélti ‘’
Edáð Banddr 5I l. 3: vélti ‘arranged it’
GunnLeif Merl I 2VIII (Bret 70) l. 6: vélti ‘deceived’
KormǪ Sigdr 6III l. 4: véltu ‘deceived’
SnSt Ht 40III l. 8: vélir ‘tricks’
SnSt Ht 62III l. 4: vélir ‘entraps’
Steinarr Woman 1III l. 3: véltumk ‘tricked me’
ÞSkall Valfl 2II l. 4: véltan ‘betrayed’
Þjóð Haustl 11III l. 5: véltr ‘be harshly dealt with’
Þjóð Yt 2I l. 4: vélti ‘tricked’
StarkSt Vík 2VIII (Gautr 10) l. 4: véltu ‘betrayed’
StarkSt Vík 3VIII (Gautr 11) l. 2: vélti ‘tricked’
Hálfr Innkv 2VIII (Hálf 17) l. 8: véla ‘betray’
Hróksv Hrkv 22VIII (Hálf 72) l. 4: véltu ‘betrayed’
Innsteinn Innkv 3VIII (Hálf 18) l. 6: véla ‘betray’
Innsteinn Innkv 6VIII (Hálf 24) l. 6: véla ‘be dealt’

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