Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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boði (noun m.)

‘messenger, breaker’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):55722581
SkP: 31127911
Malfong.is (prose):21392394

forms: boðann, Boði, bode, Boðar, boþinn, boþa, boda, boðana acc m pl, boðanum, Boþi, boðum, bodi, bodinn, bodanum, bǫdar, boþar, bodar, boþi, boþunum, boðar, boða, boði

ungrouped:
Anon Gyð 4VII l. 4: boði ‘The offerer’
Anon Krm 28VIII l. 4: boði ‘the instigator’
Anon Líkn 33VII l. 6: boðar ‘billows’
Anon Óldr 11I l. 4: boði ‘the offerer’
Anon Óldr 17I l. 6: boða ‘an offerer’
Anon Pl 1VII l. 6: boði ‘Messenger’
Anon Pl 2VII l. 4: boði ‘the messenger’
Anon Pl 10VII l. 4: boði ‘offerer’
Anon Sól 16VII l. 2: boði ‘boði’
Bersi Ólfl 1I l. 6: boða ‘offerer’
Bersi Ólfl 2I l. 6: boða ‘offerer’
Bjbp Jóms 36I l. 5: boði ‘offerer’
ESk Hardr II 4II l. 4: boða ‘wave’
Eskál Vell 29I l. 5: boði ‘the provider’
Anon Lil 27VII l. 5: boði ‘’
Gamlkan Has 42VII l. 4: boða ‘messenger’
Gsind Hákdr 5I l. 4 [variant]: boði ‘’
Guðl Lv 1III l. 3 [variant]: boði ‘///’
Hókr Eirfl 4I l. 6 [variant]: boða ‘’
Ív Sig 30II l. 6: boða ‘offerer’
Ólhelg Lv 4I l. 8: boða ‘against the messenger’
Sigv Lv 27I l. 6: boði ‘announcer’
Sturl Hákkv 24II l. 6: boðar ‘the offerers’
Sturl Hákfl 10II l. 8: boði ‘messenger’
Þorm Lv 16I l. 4: boða ‘announcers’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 8VIII (Ǫrv 78) l. 3: boðar ‘the offerers’
ǪrvOdd Ævdr 34VIII (Ǫrv 104) l. 3: boðar ‘offerers’
Anon Brúðv 24VII l. 6: boða ‘messenger’
Rloð Lv 5VIII (Ragn 9) l. 6: boði ‘profferer’
Anon (SnE) 14III l. 1: Boði ‘A wave’
Þul Sjóvar 4III l. 7: boði ‘shoal’

compounds:
Anon Óldr 11I, l. 4: élboði ‘the offerer {of the storm’
Anon Sól 16VII, l. 2: Véboði ‘Véboði’
Bersi Ólfl 2I, l. 6: riðboða ‘a riding offerer’
Bjbp Jóms 36I, l. 5: hreggboði ‘offerer {of the storm’
ESk Hardr II 4II, l. 4: vápnboða ‘of the weapon-wave’
Eskál Vell 29I, l. 5: haldboði ‘the provider’
Anon Lil 27VII, l. 5: Sendiboði ‘The messenger’
Gsind Hákdr 5I, l. 4: geðboði ‘morale’
Sturl Hákfl 10II, l. 8: veðrboði ‘messenger storm’

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