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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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víf (noun n.)

‘woman, wife’
ONP (prose citations):4728113
SkP: 65127911 (prose):01392394

forms: vífin, vífið, vijfid, Vif, vif, vífs, vífum, víf, vífa, vífi, vífſ, uifi, vifi, vifſ, vifa, uíf, uifſ


Anon Mey 2VII, l. 2: dýrðarvífa ‘women of glory’
Anon Mey 17VII, l. 4: mektarvífa ‘women of might’
Gsind Hákdr 8I, l. 6: geirvífa ‘of spear-women’
Ótt Óldr 5III, l. 4: óskvíf ‘chosen wife’

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Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated