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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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ský (noun n.)

ONP (prose citations):44728113
SkP: 54127911 (prose):31392394

forms: skýs, skýja, skýja, ský, Skýja, ský*, Ský, skýja*, skýinu, skýið, sky, skyin, skýiom, scyiom, skyiunum, skyium, skys, skyi, skyinn, skyionvm, skijumm, skýit, skye, skýin, skẏen, scy, scv, skyíum, scye, ský, skýjum, ský*s, ský*ja, Ský, ſcꝩ, scꝩ, ſcꝩiom, skýi

Kálf Kátr 2VII l. 2: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Kálf Kátr 25VII l. 1: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Kálf Kátr 34VII l. 3: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Anon Leið 32VII l. 5: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Anon Líkn 43VII l. 1: skýja ‘of clouds’
Anon Mgr 25VII l. 4: skýja ‘of clouds’
Anon Mgr 43VII l. 6: ský ‘of the cloud’
Anon Mv III 21VII l. 5: Skýja ‘of clouds’
Anon Nkt 71II l. 6: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Anon Óldr 2I l. 5: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Anon Óldr 28I l. 5: ský ‘of cloud’
Anon Pét 29VII l. 7: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Anon Pét 47VII l. 2: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Anon Sól 51VII l. 6: skýjum ‘clouds’
Anon Sól 51VII l. 6: ský ‘the cloud’
Arn Magndr 12II l. 7: skýja ‘clouds’
Arn Þorfdr 5II l. 8: ský ‘the cloud’
Bjbp Jóms 32I l. 6: skýja ‘of clouds’
ESk Geisl 2VII l. 6: ský ‘the cloud’
ESk Geisl 43VII l. 6: ský ‘clouds’
ESk Geisl 68VII l. 5: skýs ‘of the cloud’
ESk Hardr I 2II l. 8: ský ‘the clouds’
ESk Run 7II l. 3: ský ‘the cloud’
Eskál Vell 30I l. 2 [variant]: ský ‘’
Anon Lil 70VII l. 7: skýjum ‘the clouds’
Eyv Hák 8I l. 4: ský* ‘the clouds’
Eyv Hák 8I l. 4 [variant]: skýs ‘’
Gamlkan Has 12VII l. 5: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Gamlkan Has 19VII l. 7: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Gamlkan Has 20VII l. 2: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Gamlkan Has 29VII l. 8: ský ‘of the cloud’
Gamlkan Has 65VII l. 6: ský ‘of the cloud’
GunnLeif Merl II 58VIII (Bret 58) l. 4: skýjum ‘the clouds’
GunnLeif Merl I 65VIII (Bret 133) l. 7: ský ‘the clouds’
HSt Rst 1I l. 5: Ský ‘of the cloud’
HSt Rst 29I l. 3: ský ‘of the cloud’
Hfr ErfÓl 7I l. 2: ský*s ‘cloud’
Sigv ErfÓl 15I l. 4: ský ‘the cloud’
SnSt Ht 32III l. 2: skýs ‘of the cloud’
Sturl Hákkv 17II l. 7: ský ‘the cloud’
Sturl Hákfl 5II l. 3: skýs ‘of the cloud’
Sturl Hrafn 20II l. 7: ský ‘of the cloud’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 11II l. 4: ský ‘clouds’
Þjsk Hák 2I l. 3: skýja ‘of the clouds’
Tindr Hákdr 7I l. 5: skýja* ‘clouds’
Tindr Hákdr 9I l. 2: skýja ‘clouds’
Anon (Ragn) 10VIII (Ragn 40) l. 6: ský*ja ‘of the clouds’
Anon (Mberf) 2II l. 8: skýja ‘the clouds’
Anon Brúðv 16VII l. 1: ský ‘of the cloud’
FriðÞ Lv 3VIII (Frið 3) l. 2: skýjum ‘clouds’
Anon (SnE) 13III l. 3: ský ‘the clouds’
Þul Himins I 1III l. 20: skýjum ‘the clouds’
Ekúl Frag 1III l. 5: skýja ‘of the clouds’
HSt Frag 1I l. 6: skýjum ‘clouds’

Anon Mgr 43VII, l. 6: skýfoldar ‘of the cloud-land’
Anon Óldr 28I, l. 5: skýranna* ‘of cloud-halls’
Anon Sól 51VII, l. 6: skýdrúpnis ‘the cloud-lowerer’s’
Arn Magndr 12II, l. 7: rógskýja ‘of strife-clouds’
Arn Þorfdr 5II, l. 8: skýranni ‘the cloud-hall’
ESk Geisl 2VII, l. 6: skýjaðri ‘the cloud-rim’
Gamlkan Has 29VII, l. 8: skýstalls ‘of the cloud-platform’
Gamlkan Has 65VII, l. 6: skýtjalds ‘of the cloud-tent’
HSt Rst 1I, l. 5: Skýrunn* ‘tree {of the cloud’
HSt Rst 29I, l. 3: skýbjóðs ‘offerer {of the cloud’
Hfr ErfÓl 7I, l. 2: vígský*s ‘of the war-cloud’
Sigv ErfÓl 15I, l. 4: skýlauss ‘the cloudless’
Sturl Hrafn 20II, l. 7: ský-Þundar ‘Þundar {of the cloud’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 11II, l. 4: bǫðský ‘battle-clouds’
Tindr Hákdr 7I, l. 5: Morðskýja* ‘of killing-clouds’
Tindr Hákdr 9I, l. 2: hjaldrskýja ‘of battle-clouds’
Anon Brúðv 16VII, l. 1: ský-Baldr ‘Baldr {of the cloud’

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