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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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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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stœra (verb)

‘increase, strengthen’
ONP (prose citations):21728113
SkP: 12127911 (prose):31392394

forms: stærðr, stærðan, stœra, stœrða, stœrði, stœrir, stæra, stærir, stęra, stærði, stærðuz, stæraz, stærðr, stœrik, stǿrask, stǿrisk

Anon Gyð 1VII l. 2: stæra ‘to strengthen’
Anon Líkn 8VII l. 5: stærðr ‘very great’
Anon Pét 41VII l. 4: stærðan ‘magnified’
Bjbp Jóms 26I l. 5: stœra ‘’
ESk Geisl 46VII l. 1 [variant]: stœra ‘’
ESk Frag 17III l. 7: stœrir ‘increases’
HSt Rst 35I l. 3: stœrða ‘with’
SnSt Ht 31III l. 8: stœra ‘magnify’
SnSt Ht 53III l. 1: stœra ‘magnifying’
SnSt Ht 63III l. 7: stœrði ‘increased’
SnSt Ht 81III l. 5: stœra ‘augment’
Sturl Hrafn 12II l. 5: stærðan ‘’

Anon Pét 41VII, l. 4: ógnstærðan ‘magnified by peril’
Sturl Hrafn 12II, l. 5: þrekstærðan ‘the powerful’

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