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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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2. deila (verb)

‘share out, deal’
ONP (prose citations):144728113
SkP: 23127911 (prose):1141392394

forms: deildr, deildisk, deilask, deildak, Deildu, deilast, deildi sg 3rd pret, deilir, deilist, deilið, deilst, deilt nom n sg pret, Deildi, deilandi, Deildisk, Deildak, deildur nom m sg, deildan, deildu, deila, Deila, deilda, deildom, deili, deila, deildo, deildoz, deilaz, deildum

Anon Hsv 7VII l. 1: deila ‘test’
Anon Hsv 135VII l. 2: deila ‘argue’
Anon Mhkv 13III l. 1: deilir ‘One contends’
Anon Mv I 10VII l. 1: Deildi ‘had dealings’
Anon Nkt 70II l. 4: deila ‘to try’
Anon Pét 2VII l. 4: deildr ‘shared’
Arn Rǫgndr 1II l. 1: Deildisk ‘It fell’
Anon Lil 8VII l. 8: deila ‘to pit’
Eyv Hál 5I l. 4: deilir ‘it separates’
Gamlkan Has 65VII l. 3: deilir ‘is’
GunnLeif Merl I 35VIII (Bret 103) l. 7: Deila ‘will compete’
Ník Jóndr 3VII l. 3: deilandi ‘sharing out’
Okík Magn 2II l. 5: Deildisk ‘was in turmoil’
Sigv Ást 2I l. 2: deila ‘have dealt’
Sigv Austv 4I l. 8: deila ‘bandy words’
Sigv Austv 17I l. 5: Deildak ‘I dealt’
Steinn Óldr 9II l. 3: deilask ‘give’
Þjóð Haustl 4III l. 2: deila ‘share out’
Þjóð Haustl 5III l. 4: deila ‘share out’
ǪrvOdd Lv 22VIII (Ǫrv 55) l. 8: deildu ‘tried’
Herv Lv 18VIII (Heiðr 44) l. 8: deila ‘contend’
Útsteinn Útkv 9VIII (Hálf 50) l. 2: deila ‘pit’
AngH Lv 2VIII (Heiðr 95) l. 10: deila ‘divide’

Anon Pét 2VII, l. 4: sanndeildr ‘the truly shared’

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