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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Dictionary headwords relevant to the editions

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ýmiss (adj.)

‘various, alternate’
ONP (prose citations):175728113
SkP: 17127911 (prose):881392394

forms: ýmsi, ýmissar, ýmissum, Ýmissa, ýmis, ýmiss, ýmsa acc m pl, ýmsar f pl, ýmsu dat n sg, ýmsum dat pl, Ýmisst, Ýmis, umisum, Ýmsir, [ymissrar], imisu, ẏmissar, ymsom, ymsum, ymvssum, ymisum, ymissum, ymissvm, ymist, jmsa, ymssum, ẏmsa, ymissa, jmis, ýmissir, imisir, ymysum, ýmisst, imisum, ymsa, ymssi, yfmsirr, ymser, himsa, ymisa, imissa, ymisir, ymsir, ýmist, Ýmist, ýmsir, ymıa, ýmissa, Ꝩmiſt, ꝩmiſom, ꝩmsir, ýmisk

Anon Hsv 20VII l. 1: Ýmis ‘way’
Anon Leið 9VII l. 6: ýmsum ‘various’
Anon Mey 4VII l. 2: ýmsa ‘various kinds of’
Anon Mgr 23VII l. 8: ýmsa ‘various’
Anon Mhkv 3III l. 4: ýmsir ‘several’
Anon Mhkv 6III l. 5: Ýmsir ‘Many’
Anon Mhkv 26III l. 2: ýmsa ‘first one, then another’
Anon Sól 16VII l. 6: ýmsum ‘now one, now another’
Arn Þorfdr 14II l. 1: Ýmisst ‘diverse [triumphs]’
Bjbp Jóms 10I l. 7: ýmsum ‘for certain’
Anon Lil 45VII l. 2: ýmsum ‘various’
Anon Lil 92VII l. 6: ýmsum ‘wall’
GunnLeif Merl I 18VIII (Bret 86) l. 6: ýmsir ‘Now one’
GunnLeif Merl I 18VIII (Bret 86) l. 7: ýmsir ‘now one, now the other’
Sigv Austv 10I l. 7: ýmissar ‘various’
Sigv Austv 10I l. 7 [variant]: ýmsum ‘’
Stúfr Stúfdr 3II l. 3: ýmsum ‘both’
TorfE Lv 5I l. 3: ýmissum ‘various’
Heiðr Lv 1VIII (Ǫrv 1) l. 4: ýmist ‘of this and that’
HvítRagn Lv 1VIII (Ragn 21) l. 3: ýmsu ‘various’

Anon Hsv 20VII, l. 1: Ýmisgjarn ‘wayward’

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