Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Þloft Glækv 7I l. 2

altári — the altar

lemma:

2. altari (noun n.; °-s/-(fx. HómNo¹² 67¹¹); -): altar

readings:

[2] af altári: ‘[…]’ 325XI 2 n;    altári: ‘allteri’ Holm2

notes:

[2] altári ‘the altar’: A loanword from Lat., probably via OS (Halldór Halldórsson 1969, 112-14). There is some uncertainty as to whether the second syllable should be short or long.

kennings:

grammar:

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