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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

This material is incomplete and is for reference only: it has not been checked and quality-controlled and should not be cited. References are to the new edition and may not correspond to the text of Skj.

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velja (verb)

‘choose’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):167728113
SkP: 30127911
Malfong.is (prose):881392394

forms: valði, valin, valðir, velk, Veldu, Velur, Völdust, valdi sg pret, valdir nom m pl pret participle, valinn, valið nom n sg pret, velja infinitive, veljast, veljið, velur, völdu pl 3rd pret, völdum, völdust, Valði, Velr, valit, velr, vel, Vel, ualdi, valða, ualþi, valþi, velia, velið, velðisk, velði

ungrouped:
Anon Alpost 3VII l. 6: valdi ‘chose’
Anon Andr 4VII l. 4: valdi ‘chose’
Anon Heildr 5VII l. 1: völdum ‘for the chosen’
Kálf Kátr 12VII l. 5: valdi ‘chose’
Anon Mdr 42VII l. 2: valin ‘chosen’
Anon Mgr 13VII l. 4: völdu ‘selected’
Anon Mgr 14VII l. 6: völdu ‘selected’
Anon Mgr 28VII l. 2: valið ‘the chosen’
Anon Pl 11VII l. 8: valði ‘chose’
Anon Pl 18VII l. 8: valði ‘chose’
Anon Pl 25VII l. 8: valði ‘chose’
Eskál Vell 29I l. 7 [variant]: valdi ‘’
Anon Lil 98VII l. 1: velja ‘execute’
Anon Lil 98VII l. 2: velr ‘chooses’
Gamlkan Jóndr 3VII l. 5: valði ‘chose’
GunnLeif Merl II 21VIII (Bret 21) l. 4: velr ‘selects’
HSt Rst 8I l. 7: velja ‘to deal’
HSt Rst 13I l. 5: velja ‘’
Ník Jóndr 1VII l. 5: Valði ‘chose’
SnSt Ht 41III l. 1: Velr ‘selects’
Sturl Hákkv 10II l. 13: Valði ‘He chose’
Sturl Hákkv 27II l. 4: valði ‘select’
Sturl Hrafn 19II l. 3: valðir ‘selected’
ÞKolb Eirdr 9I l. 6: velk ‘I choose’
Þhorn Harkv 19I l. 11: valði ‘chose’
TorfE Lv 4I l. 7: velk ‘I choose’
Án Lv 2VIII (Án 2) l. 1: Vel ‘It is well’
Anon (ÓT) 1I l. 5: valdi ‘may cause’
Anon (HSig) 6II l. 5: velja ‘choose’
Humli Lv 2VIII (Heiðr 101) l. 1: Vel ‘well’
Hjþ Lv 12VIII (HjǪ 34) l. 3: velr ‘chooses’
Vargeisa Lv 4VIII (HjǪ 9) l. 7: vel ‘choose’

compounds:
Sturl Hrafn 19II, l. 3: hervalðir ‘The host-selected’

indexed kennings:

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