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gjafi (noun m.)

‘giver’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):0722581
SkP: 6127911
Malfong.is (prose):01392394

forms: gjafi, gjafar, gjafa, gjafi

ungrouped:
Arn Þorfdr 3II l. 2: gjafa ‘giver’
Arn Þorfdr 21II l. 4: gjafa ‘givers’
Gamlkan Has 9VII l. 6: gjafi ‘giver’
Gamlkan Has 14VII l. 4: gjafi ‘giver’
GullásÞ Lv 1II l. 6: gjafi ‘Bestower’
Sigv Berv 9II l. 1: gjafar ‘’

compounds:
Arn Þorfdr 3II, l. 2: verðgjafa ‘the meal-giver’
Arn Þorfdr 21II, l. 4: auðgjafa ‘wealth-givers’
Gamlkan Has 9VII, l. 6: lífgjafi ‘lifegiver’
Gamlkan Has 14VII, l. 4: lífgjafi ‘life-giver’
Sigv Berv 9II, l. 1: ráðgjafar ‘counsellors’

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