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viggr (noun m.)

ONP (prose citations):0728113
SkP: 31127911 (prose):01392394

forms: viggr, viggjum, viggja*, viggjar, viggr, Vigg, viggs, vigg, viggs


Anon Gyð 7VII, l. 2: viggbeitir ‘The steerer {of the horse’
Anon Pl 4VII, l. 3: viggþollr ‘the tree {of the horse’
Anon Pl 30VII, l. 3: vigg-Baldr ‘the Baldr {of the horse’
Anon Pl 36VII, l. 2: viggfinnandi ‘provider {of the horse’
Edáð Banddr 5I, l. 2: stafnviggs ‘of the prow-horse’
Eskál Lv 3I, l. 2: unnviggs ‘of the wave-steed’
Hfr ErfÓl 7I, l. 2: viggskýrs ‘’
Rv Lv 16II, l. 6: unnviggs ‘of the wave-horse’
ÞKolb Eirdr 1I, l. 8: viggmeiðr ‘The tree {of the steed’
Þhorn Gldr 1I, l. 8: ríðviggs ‘of the riding horse’
Þorm Lv 20I, l. 8: viggruðr ‘bush {of the steed’
Anon Brúðv 12VII, l. 3: byrviggs ‘of the wind-horse’

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