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3. Búi (noun m.)

‘Búi’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):0728113
SkP: 17127911
Malfong.is (prose):2491392394

forms: búa, búi, búi, Búa m sg, Búi nom m sg, Búinn nom m sg, Búi, Búi, búi

ungrouped:

compounds:
Bjbp Jóms 26I, l. 2: Goll-Búi ‘Gull-Búi’
Bjbp Jóms 37I, l. 4: Goll-Búi ‘Gull-Búi’

indexed kennings:
Bjbp Jóms 7I: arfa Véseta. ‘the heir of Véseti. ’
Bjbp Jóms 13I: Brjótr hranna ‘The breaker of waves ’
Bjbp Jóms 36I: Bǫðsvellandi ‘The battle-sweller ’
Bjbp Jóms 36I: hraustr hjǫrva hreggboði ‘the valiant offerer of the storm of swords ’
Bjbp Jóms 37I: Ýgr Yggjar eldbroti ‘The fierce breaker of the flame of Yggr <= Óðinn> ’

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