Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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1. verpa (verb)

‘to throw, cast (up)’
ONP (prose citations):130722581
SkP: 29127911 (prose):151392394

forms: orpin, urpu pl 3rd pret, yrpi, Verpa, varp sg 3rd pret, verpir, Varp, Verpið, uarb, Urpu, urpust, orpið nom n, verpr, urpum, verpa, orpinn, verpið, orpit, orpinni, varpat, verp, ꝩerpr, vrpvz

Anon Nkt 9II l. 2: orpinn ‘erected’
Anon Sól 49VII l. 6: orpin ‘heaped up’
Árm Lv 4II l. 2: verpr ‘is thrown’
Arn Magndr 10II l. 4: varp ‘cast off’
Bragi Frag 2III l. 1: varp ‘threw’
GunnLeif Merl I 68VIII (Bret 136) l. 10: verpr ‘is cast up’
Refr Ferðv 4III l. 4: verpr ‘is thrown’
Jǫk Lv 2I l. 7: verpr ‘hurls’
Mberf Lv 5II l. 1: verpa ‘throw away’
Ólhelg Lv 4I l. 8: orpit ‘is dumped’
Ólhv Hryn 11II l. 1: yrpi ‘were casting up’
SnSt Ht 9III l. 2: verpr ‘is thrown’
SnSt Ht 42III l. 4: verpr ‘throws’
SnSt Ht 67III l. 7: orpit ‘thrown’
Steinn Óldr 10II l. 7: varp ‘threw’
Sturl Hákkv 4II l. 8: urpu ‘laid eggs’
Sturl Hryn 16II l. 3: varp ‘were thrown’
Þblǫnd Sigdr 2III l. 1: verpr ‘throws’
Þham Magndr 1II l. 5: urpu ‘threw’
Þhorn Harkv 16I l. 4: verpa ‘cast’
Þjóð Yt 26I l. 16 [variant]: orpinn ‘’
Þjóð Lv 2I l. 3: verpr ‘flings’
ÞjóðA Lv 5II l. 1: Varp ‘flung’
TorfE Lv 4I l. 5: Verpið ‘Throw’
Valg Har 3II l. 4: varp ‘afflicted’
Anon (Hálf) 2VIII (Hálf 5) l. 2: orpinn ‘thrown’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 46VIII (Ǫrv 116) l. 4: urpum ‘threw up’
FriðÞ Lv 7VIII (Frið 7) l. 6: verpa ‘build up’
FriðÞ Lv 7VIII (Frið 7) l. 7: orpinn ‘tossed’
FriðÞ Lv 20VIII (Frið 26) l. 5: Verpið ‘Set’
Ǫlvǫr Lv 1VIII (Ǫrv 4) l. 8: varp ‘cast’
Anon (Gautr) 1VIII (Gautr 8) l. 5: Varpat ‘did not cast’


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