Data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas

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ýr (noun m.)

‘yew, yew-bow, bow’
ONP (prose citations):2727565
SkP: 11127911 (prose):01392394

forms: ý, ýr, ýs, Ýs, Ý, Ýr, y, ýra


Bjarni Frag 2III, l. 1: ýdróttum ‘of bow-troops’
Eskál Vell 28I, l. 8: ýþjóðum ‘the troops’
Hfr Óldr 6I, l. 5: Ýdrógar ‘of the bow-string’
Jǫk Lv 1I, l. 5: ýstéttar ‘of the yew-bow’spath’
Jór Send 1I, l. 4: ýþjóðar ‘people’
SnSt Ht 11III, l. 1: Ýskelfir ‘shaker of the yew-bow’
HSt Frag 1I, l. 2: ýsetrs ‘of the yew-bow’s rest’

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