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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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lemmata

Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

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2. reyr (noun n.)

‘reed’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):0728113
SkP: 17127911
Malfong.is (prose):01392394

forms: reyrs, reyr, reyrs, *reyrs

ungrouped:
Anon Óldr 13I l. 7: reyrs ‘of the reed’
Anon Óldr 18I l. 3: reyr ‘reed’
ESk Geisl 17VII l. 4: reyrs ‘reed’
ESk Geisl 31VII l. 8: reyr ‘reeds’
Glúmr Lv 1I l. 8: reyr ‘reeds’
HSt Rst 24I l. 3: reyrs ‘reed’
HSt Frag 3III l. 4: reyr ‘of the reed’
Hókr Eirfl 3I l. 2: reyr ‘reeds’
Jór Send 3I l. 2: reyr ‘the reed’
Ótt Hfl 18I l. 8: reyr ‘reed’
RvHbreiðm Hl 58III l. 6: reyr ‘reeds’
RvHbreiðm Hl 65III l. 8: reyr ‘reeds’
RvHbreiðm Hl 69III l. 7: reyr ‘reeds’
RvHbreiðm Hl 79III l. 6: reyr ‘reeds’
Þjóð Yt 6I l. 2 [variant]: reyr ‘’
Þjóð Yt 7I l. 2 [variant]: reyr ‘’
Þjóð Yt 19I l. 11: *reyrs ‘of the reed’

compounds:
ESk Geisl 17VII, l. 4: almreyrs ‘of the elm-reed’
ESk Geisl 31VII, l. 8: undreyr ‘wound-reeds’
HSt Rst 24I, l. 3: hnigreyrs ‘of the descending reed’
HSt Frag 3III, l. 4: reyrþvengs ‘of the reed-thong’
Ótt Hfl 18I, l. 8: orðreyr ‘the word-reed’
RvHbreiðm Hl 58III, l. 6: vígreyr ‘slaughter-reeds’
RvHbreiðm Hl 69III, l. 7: hjalmreyr ‘helmet-reeds’

indexed kennings:

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