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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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geirr (noun m.)

‘spear’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):13728113
SkP: 112127911
Malfong.is (prose):41392394

forms: geirs, Geir m sg, Geiri dat m sg, Geirs gen m sg, geirinn, Geira, geirar, geirum, geirr, geiri, geirr, geir, geira, gæir, geirom, geirſ, geír, geiror, geíri, gréiſ, geirnom

1. spear
 — Anon Gyð 9VII, l. 4 l. 4: geira ‘of spears’
 — Gestumbl Heiðr 27VIII (Heiðr 74), l. 5 l. 5: geirum ‘spears’
 — Anon Krm 3VIII, l. 2 l. 2: geira ‘spears’
 — Anon Krm 16VIII, l. 3 l. 3: geira ‘of spears’
 — Anon Krm 17VIII, l. 9 l. 9: geirr ‘The spear’
 — Anon Krm 18VIII, l. 8 l. 8: geira ‘of spears’
 — Anon Krm 21VIII, l. 4 l. 4: geirr ‘spear’
 — Anon Mgr 30VII, l. 5 l. 5: Geira ‘of spears’
 — Anon Óldr 17I, l. 7 l. 7: geirs ‘of the spear’
 — Anon Óldr 25I, l. 2 l. 2: geira ‘of spears’
 — Anon Óldr 27I, l. 7 l. 7: geirs ‘spear’
 — Þul Kálfv 3III, l. 6 l. 6: geiri ‘by a spear’
 — Arn Þorfdr 10II, l. 2 l. 2: geira ‘of spears’
 — Bjbp Jóms 35I, l. 7 l. 7: geira ‘of spears’
 — ESk Geisl 52VII, l. 3 l. 3: geira ‘of spears’
 — Edáð Banddr 4I, l. 4 l. 4: geira ‘of spears’
 — Edáð Banddr 7I, l. 4 l. 4: geira ‘of spears’
 — Edáð Banddr 9I, l. 2 l. 2: geira ‘of spears’
 — Egill Lv 34V (Eg 63), l. 7 l. 7: geira ‘of spears’
 — Eskál Vell 14I, l. 7 l. 7: geira ‘of spears’
 — Eskál Vell 33I, l. 3 l. 3: geira ‘’
 — Eviðs Lv 2V (Heið 10), l. 7 l. 7: geira ‘of spears’
 — Eyv Lv 6I, l. 6 l. 6: geira ‘of spears’
 — GGalt Lv 2IV, l. 3 l. 3: geira ‘spears´’
 — GSvert Hrafndr 5IV, l. 7 l. 7: geira ‘of the spears’
 — Gamlkan Has 17VII, l. 1 l. 1: geira ‘of spears’
 — Glúmr Gráf 5I, l. 3 l. 3: geira ‘of spears’
 — Gsind Hákdr 8I, l. 5 l. 5: geira ‘’
 — GunnLeif Merl II 33VIII (Bret 33), l. 5 l. 5: geirar ‘Spears’
 — GunnLeif Merl I 4VIII (Bret 72), l. 6 l. 6: geira ‘of spears’
 — GunnLeif Merl I 66VIII (Bret 134), l. 11 l. 11: geirr ‘the spear’
 — HSt Rst 22I, l. 6 l. 6: geira ‘of spears’
 — HSt Rst 24I, l. 8 l. 8: geira ‘of spears’
 — Hfr ErfÓl 9I, l. 3 l. 3: geirs ‘of the spear’
 — Hfr ErfÓl 16I, l. 3 l. 3: geir ‘the spear’
 — Hfr Óldr 5I, l. 7 l. 7: geira ‘of spears’
 — RvHbreiðm Hl 9-10III, l. 5 l. 5: geira ‘of spears’
 — RvHbreiðm Hl 26III, l. 1 l. 1: geira ‘of spears’
 — RvHbreiðm Hl 29III, l. 7 l. 7: geira ‘of spears’
 — RvHbreiðm Hl 42III, l. 5 l. 5: geirar ‘spears’

ungrouped:
Arn Hardr 3II l. 4: geir ‘spear’
Bjbp Jóms 17I l. 8: Geir ‘to’
Bjbp Jóms 18I l. 3: geir ‘the spear’
Bjbp Jóms 25I l. 5: geir ‘the spear’
ESk Ingdr 1II l. 4: geir ‘a spear’
Edáð Banddr 9I l. 2 [variant]: geiri ‘’
Eil Þdr 1III l. 8: Geir ‘of Geir’
Eskál Hákdr 1I l. 6: geir ‘of the spear’
Eskál Vell 15I l. 6: geir ‘of the spear’
Eskál Vell 17I l. 4: geir ‘of the spear’
Eskál Vell 27I l. 4: geir ‘of the spear’
Eyv Hák 10I l. 2: geir ‘on a spear’
Eyv Hák 10I l. 2 [variant]: geirs ‘’
Eyv Hák 12I l. 2: Geir ‘Spear’
Glúmr Gráf 6I l. 6: geir ‘a spear’
Gsind Hákdr 4I l. 4: geir ‘spear’
Gsind Hákdr 8I l. 6: geir ‘of spear’
Hfr Hákdr 3III l. 1: geir ‘of spear’
Hfr Óldr 2I l. 4: geir ‘spear’
Hókr Eirfl 7I l. 6 [variant]: geira ‘’
Ólhelg Lv 4I l. 8: geir ‘of the spear’
Ólhelg Lv 6I l. 3 [variant]: geira ‘’
Ólhelg Lv 7I l. 3 [variant]: geira ‘of spears’
RvHbreiðm Hl 34III l. 7: geir ‘spear’
RvHbreiðm Hl 40III l. 6: geir ‘the spear’
RvHbreiðm Hl 49III l. 4: geir ‘spear’
RvHbreiðm Hl 56III l. 7: geirs ‘of the spear’
RvHbreiðm Hl 59III l. 3: geir ‘the spear’
Sigv ErfÓl 7I l. 3: geirum ‘with spears’
Sigv ErfÓl 13I l. 1: Geir ‘the spear’
Sigv Erlfl 4I l. 8: geirs ‘of the spear’
Sigv Víkv 14I l. 4: geirar ‘spears’
SnSt Ht 53III l. 2: geira ‘of spears’
Stúfr Stúfdr 8II l. 3: geira ‘of spears’’
Sturl Hákkv 18II l. 7: geir ‘of the spear’
Sturl Hákfl 10II l. 2: geir ‘of the spear’
Sturl Hrafn 1II l. 3: geira ‘of spears’
Sturl Hrafn 13II l. 6: geir ‘with spear’
ÞGísl Búdr 8I l. 3: geira ‘of spears’
ÞHjalt Lv 1I l. 8: geira ‘of spears’
ÞKolb Eirdr 17I l. 3 [variant]: geira ‘’
Þfagr Sveinn 3II l. 7: geira ‘spears’
Þhorn Gldr 5I l. 2: geira ‘of spears’
Þhorn Gldr 5I l. 2 [variant]: geirs ‘’
Þjóð Yt 1I l. 6: geira ‘of the spears’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 6II l. 8: geir ‘spear’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 8II l. 8: geirs ‘of the spear’
ÞjóðA Sex 30II l. 1: Geirs ‘spear’
ÞjóðA Lv 4II l. 3: geira ‘lances’
Þorm Lv 19I l. 7: geir ‘the spear’
Þstf Stuttdr 5II l. 7: geirs ‘spear’
Tindr Hákdr 5I l. 4: geirs ‘of the spear’
TorfE Lv 3I l. 1: geirar ‘spears’
Anon (TGT) 31III l. 1: geira ‘spears’
Anon (FoGT) 3III l. 3: geir ‘of the spear’
Anon (FoGT) 27III l. 3: geirum ‘with spears’
Án Lv 3VIII (Án 3) l. 4: geira ‘of spears’
Án Lv 3VIII (Án 3) l. 6: geira ‘spears’
StarkSt Vík 28VIII (Gautr 36) l. 5: geiri ‘spear’
Herv Lv 9VIII (Heiðr 26) l. 8: geiri ‘spear’
Angantýr Lv 6VIII (Heiðr 37) l. 5: geiri ‘spear’
EirRagn Lv 1VIII (Ragn 11) l. 7: geir ‘spear’
Þul Jǫtna I 3III l. 1: Geir ‘Geir’
Þul Orrostu 1III l. 4: Geir ‘Geir’
Anon (SnE) 7III l. 3: geira ‘of spears’
Þul Spjóts 1III l. 5: geirr ‘pike’
Þul Hafrs 1III l. 2: Geir ‘Geir’
AngH Lv 2VIII (Heiðr 95) l. 3: geirr ‘spear’

compounds:
Arn Hardr 3II, l. 4: geirjalm ‘spear-clangour’
Bjbp Jóms 17I, l. 8: Geirmundi ‘to Geirmundr’
Bjbp Jóms 18I, l. 3: geirhríðar ‘the spear-storm’
Bjbp Jóms 25I, l. 5: geirviðir ‘the spear-trees’
ESk Ingdr 1II, l. 4: geirþing ‘a spear-assembly’
Eil Þdr 1III, l. 8: Geirrøðar ‘of Geirrøðr’
Eskál Hákdr 1I, l. 6: geirvaðils ‘of the spear-ford’
Eskál Vell 15I, l. 6: geirbrúar ‘of the spear-bridge’
Eskál Vell 17I, l. 4: geirbríkar ‘of the spear-board’
Eskál Vell 27I, l. 4: geirrásar ‘of the spear-onslaught’
Eyv Hák 10I, l. 2: geirskapti ‘on a spear-shaft’
Eyv Hák 10I, l. 2: geirsskapti ‘-shaft’
Eyv Hák 12I, l. 2: Geir-Skǫgul ‘Spear-Skǫgul’
Glúmr Gráf 6I, l. 6: geirveðr ‘a spear-storm’
Gsind Hákdr 4I, l. 4: geirveðr ‘spear-storms’
Gsind Hákdr 8I, l. 6: geirvífa ‘of spear-women’
Hfr Hákdr 3III, l. 1: geirrotu ‘of spear-downpour’
Hfr Óldr 2I, l. 4: geirþey ‘spear-breeze’
Ólhelg Lv 4I, l. 8: geirþorps ‘of the spear-settlement’
RvHbreiðm Hl 34III, l. 7: geirleik ‘spear-play’
RvHbreiðm Hl 40III, l. 6: geirmót ‘the spear-meeting’
RvHbreiðm Hl 49III, l. 4: geirmót ‘spear-meetings’
Sturl Hákkv 18II, l. 7: geir-Týs ‘of the spear-Týr’
Sturl Hákfl 10II, l. 2: geirbrúar ‘of the spear-bridge’
Sturl Hrafn 13II, l. 6: geirþeyjum ‘with spear-winds’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 6II, l. 8: geirhríð ‘spear-storm’
Þorm Lv 19I, l. 7: geirþingi ‘the spear-assembly’
Anon (FoGT) 3III, l. 3: geirþings ‘of the spear-assembly’
Án Lv 3VIII (Án 3), l. 6: ennigeira ‘of the forehead-spears’
EirRagn Lv 1VIII (Ragn 11), l. 7: geirtré ‘spear-shafts’
Þul Jǫtna I 3III, l. 1: Geirrøðr ‘Geirrøðr’
Þul Orrostu 1III, l. 4: Geirþriful ‘Geirþriful’
Þul Hafrs 1III, l. 2: Geirǫlnir ‘Geirǫlnir’

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