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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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telja (verb)

‘tell, count’
ONP (prose citations):638728113
SkP: 71127911 (prose):3551392394

forms: töld, taldri, teliz, taldra, telk, talðist, tǫlðu, telsk, Taldist, Tel sg 1st pres, Teljum, Telst, Telur, Töldu pl 3rd pret, taldir nom m pl pret participle, taldist sg 3rd pret, teldi, teldist, teljast infinitive, telji sg pres, teljist, teljum, telst sg, telur sg 3rd pres, töldu pl 3rd pret, töldum, töldust pl 3rd pret, Talði, Telja, Telk, tölðum, toldum, tauldu, toldu, telia, talt, talín, telizst, tǫlðvm, talið nom n sg pret, teliandi, told, telz, teljask, taldiz, thelst, taldizst, taldíz, teliasc, teliaz, telzt, Taldi sg pret, taulduz, telr, tolþuz, talít, tallda, tallde, talðe, taldi sg 3rd pret, taltt, talde, taled, telía, telði, taldo, talit, taliþ, talin, talþi, tóld, tꜵlþ, talþe, teliazt, taldan, telit, talner, talþa, taulðu, tǫldvm, taldí, tꜵlþo, talldu, teliomc, teliaztt, tæl, teli, tælia, Taldiz, teliast, tꜹlþo, thalde, Telr, Talðiz, tell, talet, talþiz, talen, talid, taldr, tæls, teliande, tauldum, tölðumz, taliðr, talðrar, telja, talda, talða, talðar, talinn, talðir, tel, talði, talþar, taliþr, tꜹlþvz, talist, talðisk

Anon Hsv 17VII l. 2: tel ‘consider’
Anon Hsv 110VII l. 2: telr ‘thinks’
Kálf Kátr 9VII l. 3: tel ‘tell’
Anon Krm 3VIII l. 3: tölðumz ‘reached’
Anon Krm 23VIII l. 2: tel ‘consider’
Anon Leið 5VII l. 5: telja ‘declaim’
Anon Líkn 41VII l. 1: töld ‘enumerate’
Anon Mey 54VII l. 2: tel ‘count’
Anon Mgr 6VII l. 4: taldra ‘stipulated’
Anon Mgr 6VII l. 7: taldi ‘declared’
Anon Mgr 43VII l. 1: tel ‘count’
Anon Mhkv 9III l. 2: taldr ‘reckoned’
Anon Mv III 10VII l. 8: teliz ‘be counted’
Anon Nkt 25II l. 1: Talði ‘declared’
Anon Nkt 36II l. 1: talt ‘enumerated’
Anon Nkt 53II l. 4: telja ‘the deaths’
Anon Óldr 11I l. 8: telja ‘mention’
Bjbp Jóms 6I l. 5: telja ‘recount’
ESk Geisl 68VII l. 6: telja ‘tell’
ESk Frag 2III l. 3: telr ‘recounts’
Anon Lil 13VII l. 5 [variant]: telr ‘’
Anon Lil 18VII l. 6 [variant]: talði ‘’
Anon Lil 79VII l. 6: taldri ‘I have told’
Anon Lil 98VII l. 3: telja ‘count’
Anon Lil 98VII l. 4: tel ‘say’
Eyv Hál 1I l. 8: teljum ‘we [I] reckon’
GunnLeif Merl II 61VIII (Bret 61) l. 6: telja ‘recount’
GunnLeif Merl I 37VIII (Bret 105) l. 9: taliðr ‘reckoned’
GunnLeif Merl I 55VIII (Bret 123) l. 10: telja ‘to complain’
GunnLeif Merl I 60VIII (Bret 128) l. 7: taliðr ‘counted’
GunnLeif Merl I 97VIII (Bret 165) l. 10: talðrar ‘described’
HSt Rst 25I l. 2: telk ‘I tell’
Halli XI Fl 4II l. 1: Telja ‘speak’
Ív Sig 43II l. 1: telk ‘I declare’
Mark Eirdr 21II l. 5: talði ‘declared’
Ormr Frag 2III l. 3: telk ‘I deliver’
Ótt Hfl 1I l. 5: telk ‘reckon it’
Ótt Óldr 2III l. 4: tel ‘reckon’
RvHbreiðm Hl 53III l. 4: telja ‘tell’
Sigv Berv 14II l. 6: telja ‘call’
Sigv Erl 1I l. 8: telsk ‘considers himself’
Sigv Víkv 9I l. 6: talðar ‘enumerated’
Sigv Víkv 11I l. 7: telja ‘to enumerate’
Sigv Frag 1III l. 4: telk ‘I will recount’
SnSt Ht 89III l. 5: telk ‘I declare’
SnSt Ht 100III l. 3: talit ‘enumerated’
Þjóð Yt 9I l. 1: telk ‘I call’
TorfE Lv 4I l. 1 [variant]: tel ‘’
ÚlfrU Húsdr 1III l. 1: telk ‘I recite’
Anon (FoGT) 19III l. 1: telz ‘He is considered’
ǪrvOdd Lv 24VIII (Ǫrv 57) l. 2: talða ‘enumerated’
ǪrvOdd Lv 25VIII (Ǫrv 58) l. 2: talðar ‘enumerated’
Hildibrandr Lv 3VIII (Ásm 3) l. 3: talðir ‘counted’
StarkSt Vík 22VIII (Gautr 30) l. 8: talinn ‘reckoned’
Bjarmij Lv 1VIII (Heiðr 14) l. 4: taliðr ‘reckoned’
Vargeisa Lv 1VIII (HjǪ 4) l. 5: tel ‘reckon’
Gusi Lv 2VIII (Ket 4) l. 7: tel ‘account’
Þul Jǫtna I 6III l. 6: talið ‘enumerated’
Þul Trollkvenna 1III l. 2: telja ‘enumerate’
Þul Ása II 1III l. 1: telja ‘list’
Þul Ása II 1III l. 8: tel ‘list’
Þul Ásynja 2III l. 8: talið ‘[are] listed’
Þul Ásynja 4III l. 6: talið ‘listed’
Þul Ásynja 5III l. 4: telja ‘list’
Þul Øxar 1III l. 11: talið ‘listed’
Þul Hafrs 1III l. 6: taliðr ‘counted’
Þul Himins I 1III l. 2: talðir ‘counted’
Þul Himins I 1III l. 18: talða ‘counted’
Þul Konunga 3III l. 6: talið ‘enumerated’
Þul Dverga 1III l. 1: Telk ‘I list’
Þul Orma 1III l. 2: telja ‘enumerate’
Svart Skauf 1VIII l. 6: talda ‘told’


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