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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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lemmata

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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grœta (verb)

‘weep’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):2728113
SkP: 5127911
Malfong.is (prose):01392394

forms: grœtir, grættan, grœta, grtter, grætta, græta, grœta, grǫtta, grętta, grętir

ungrouped:
Anon Líkn 19VII l. 1: græta ‘make weep’
Anon Sól 26VII l. 4: grættan ‘the weeping one’
Gamlkan Has 38VII l. 7: grœtir ‘grieves’
FriðÞ Lv 30VIII (Frið 36) l. 4: grætta ‘weep’
Hróksv Hrkv 9VIII (Hálf 59) l. 2: græta ‘weep’

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