Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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verri (adj. comp.)

‘worse, worst’
ONP (prose citations):75721868
SkP: 38127911 (prose):01392394

forms: vesti, vestrar, verri, verstan, verr, Verri nom, verstir, verstur nom m sg, væsta, versta sg, veʀa, verre, værra, verʀi, werra, uerrꜳ, uerri, værri, vestvr, versti nom m sg, verster, verstom, uesti, verste, uest, verʀa, verstu, veʀe, vestr, vestar, vesta, vestu, værstv, uesta, ueʀi, uerre, uerst[i], vęrri, verstum, verst, vest, verra, verr, verri, verstan, verstar, Verst, ver, veʀi, verſt, verſtr, uerſt, verſto

Anon Mhkv 2III l. 3: verr ‘more rudely’
Anon Mhkv 3III l. 2: verr ‘worse’
Anon Mhkv 4III l. 5: verra ‘worse’
Anon Mhkv 15III l. 6: verra ‘worse’
Anon Mhkv 26III l. 1: verr ‘the worse case’
Anon Mhkv 27III l. 6: verra ‘worse’
Anon Mv I 7VII l. 8: vestrar ‘for the worst’
Anon Pét 7VII l. 4: verri ‘the worse’
Arn Hryn 3II l. 6: verri ‘below’
BjKálfs Lv 1II l. 2: vesti ‘worst’
Bragi Frag 6III l. 1: verstan ‘worst’
ESk Run 4II l. 4: verr ‘the worst of it’
Eskál Lv 1aI l. 8: verra ‘worse’
Eskál Lv 1aI l. 8 [variant]: verri ‘’
Anon Lil 47VII l. 4: verri ‘worse’
GunnLeif Merl II 14VIII (Bret 14) l. 10: verstum ‘the worst’
GunnLeif Merl II 27VIII (Bret 27) l. 8: verr ‘worse’
GunnLeif Merl II 54VIII (Bret 54) l. 1: Verst ‘worst’
Hfr ErfÓl 20I l. 8: verr ‘worse’
Nefari Lv 1II l. 2: verra ‘’
Ótt Hfl 14I l. 8: verra ‘poorer’
Sigv Austv 2I l. 6: verra ‘a worse’
Sigv Austv 7I l. 6: versti ‘worst’
Sigv Austv 7I l. 6 [variant]: vesti ‘’
Sigv Berv 9II l. 6: verri ‘inferior’
Sigv Nesv 4I l. 6: verra ‘a worse’
Sigv Lv 20I l. 7: verra ‘worse’
SnH Lv 7II l. 4: verri ‘worse’
SnSt Ht 99III l. 5: verstir ‘the worst’
Busla Busl 7VIII (Bós 7) l. 6: verra ‘worse’
Mágj Lv 3VIII (Mág 3) l. 7: verst ‘worst’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 61VIII (Ǫrv 131) l. 8: verra ‘a worse’
Svtjúg Lv 1I l. 5: verstan ‘the worst’
Gríml Lv 2VIII (GrL 3) l. 3: verstar ‘the worst’
Angantýr Lv 10VIII (Heiðr 45) l. 8: verri ‘worse’
Rloð Lv 7VIII (Ragn 23) l. 3: verr ‘worse’
Svart Skauf 8VIII l. 8: vest ‘the worst’
Svart Skauf 38VIII l. 4: verri ‘worse’
Anon (Gautr) 1VIII (Gautr 8) l. 3: verri ‘worse’


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