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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

This material is incomplete and is for reference only: it has not been checked and quality-controlled and should not be cited. References are to the new edition and may not correspond to the text of Skj.

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bragningr (noun m.)

‘prince, ruler’
ONP (prose citations):3728113
SkP: 46127911 (prose):01392394

forms: bragningi, bragning, bragningr, bragningum, bragningar, bragningr, bragninga, Bragnings, Bragningr, Bragningar, bragnings, bragninga

Kálf Kátr 6VII l. 1: bragningr ‘prince’
Kálf Kátr 20VII l. 6: bragnings ‘of the prince’
Kálf Kátr 34VII l. 8: bragnings ‘of the prince’
Anon Líkn 48VII l. 1: bragningr ‘King of’
Anon Mgr 22VII l. 1: Bragnings ‘of the lord’
Anon Nikdr 3III l. 4: bragninga ‘of princes’
Anon Pét 21VII l. 4: bragningr ‘the king’
Arn Magndr 7II l. 7: bragnings ‘of the sovereign’
BjHall Kálffl 5I l. 3: bragning ‘king’
Brúlf Lv 1I l. 1: Bragningr ‘The ruler’
ESk Harsonkv 1II l. 7: bragnings ‘ruler’
ESk Sigdr I 5II l. 8: bragningr ‘ruler’
Eyv Lv 10I l. 3: bragningr ‘prince’
Gizsv Lv 1I l. 8: bragningi ‘the king’
Glúmr Gráf 2I l. 4 [variant]: bragningr ‘’
GunnLeif Merl I 33VIII (Bret 101) l. 2: bragninga ‘of kings’
HSt Rst 4I l. 5: bragnings ‘of the prince’
HSt Rst 33I l. 4: bragningi ‘the ruler’
Hskv Útdr 7II l. 2: bragnings ‘the lord’s’
Jór Send 1I l. 1: Bragningr ‘The ruler’
Kolb Jónv 2VII l. 7: bragnings ‘of the ruler’
Mark Eirdr 9II l. 2: bragningr ‘the ruler’
Ólhv Hryn 5II l. 4: bragningar ‘leaders’
Ólhv Lv 2II l. 4: bragningr ‘king’
Ótt Hfl 19I l. 4: bragningar ‘princes’
RvHbreiðm Hl 18III l. 3: bragningr ‘the lord’
RvHbreiðm Hl 32III l. 1: Bragningr ‘The lord’
RvHbreiðm Hl 62III l. 8: bragningi ‘lord’
Sigv Berv 11II l. 6: bragningi ‘ruler’
Sigv Erlfl 2I l. 5: Bragningr ‘The ruler’
SnSt Ht 24III l. 4: bragningr ‘The prince’
SnSt Ht 34III l. 3: bragnings ‘the ruler’s’
SnSt Ht 36III l. 8: bragning ‘the prince’
SnSt Ht 45III l. 2: bragningr ‘The ruler’
SnSt Ht 96III l. 7: bragninga ‘of lords’
Steinn Óldr 14II l. 4: bragningr ‘monarch’
Stúfr Stúfdr 4II l. 4: bragnings ‘the ruler’s’
Þfagr Sveinn 10II l. 4: bragningum ‘lords’
Þham Magndr 3II l. 2: bragningr ‘the sovereign’
Þjóð Yt 16I l. 11: bragnings ‘of the ruler’
Þjóð Yt 16I l. 11 [variant]: bragning ‘’
ÞjóðA Sex 7II l. 6: bragning ‘prince’
ÞjóðA Sex 29II l. 2: bragningr ‘The sovereign’
Þklypp Lv 1I l. 7: bragnings ‘of the prince’
Þul Konunga 1III l. 5: bragningr ‘ruler’
Innsteinn Innkv 1VIII (Hálf 14) l. 6: bragninga ‘of men’


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