Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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vætta (verb)

‘expect’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):107721868
SkP: 21127911
Malfong.is (prose):191392394

forms: vættik, vætti, vættu, vættak, Vættir, vætta infinitive, vættir sg 3rd pres, Vætti, Vættik, uettu, vętta, vęttom, uętti

ungrouped:
Arn Þorfdr 19II l. 2: vættik ‘I anticipated’
Bǫlv Hardr 7II l. 7: vætti ‘expect’
Anon Lil 97VII l. 2: vætti ‘I expect’
Gamlkan Has 57VII l. 5: vættik ‘I expect’
Gamlkan Has 58VII l. 4: vætta ‘expect’
Gamlkan Has 60VII l. 1: Vættik ‘I hope’
Refr Ferðv 1III l. 2: vættik ‘I expect’
Hfr ErfÓl 12I l. 1 [variant]: vætti ‘’
Hfr ErfÓl 25I l. 7: vætti ‘hope for’
Oddi Lv 2II l. 1: vætti ‘expect’
Sigv Austv 2I l. 8: vættak ‘I had expected’
Sigv Austv 7I l. 2: vættak ‘I expected’
Þorm Lv 10I l. 8: vætta ‘hope’
Þorm Lv 20I l. 3: vættir ‘expect’
Þorm Lv 25I l. 8: vættik ‘I expect’
Vígf Lv 1I l. 6 [variant]: vættir ‘’
Anon Brúðv 24VII l. 5 [variant]: vættu ‘’
Hharð Gamv 2II l. 5: Vætti ‘I’
Hharð Gamv 3II l. 5: Vætti ‘I’
ÞjóðA Frag 1II l. 4: vætta ‘to expect’
Ólhv Frag 1III l. 1: Vætti ‘hope for’

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