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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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fyrstr (num. ordinal)

ONP (prose citations):0728113
SkP: 38127911 (prose):3721392394

forms: fystan, fyst, fystr, fystu, fystum, Fyrsta, Fyrstur, fyrstan acc m sg, fyrsti nom m sg, fyrstir nom m pl, fyrstu, fyrstur nom m sg, Fyst, Fystan, fursta, fyst, fyrstan, fyrſtr, yrſt, fyrſt, fyrsta, fyrstr, fyrst, Fyrst, fyrstum, fystum

Anon Hsv 28VII l. 3: fyrstr ‘the first’
Anon Hsv 63VII l. 3 [variant]: fyrstr ‘’
Anon Mey 7VII l. 6: fyst ‘First’
Anon Mey 11VII l. 5: Fyst ‘First’
Anon Mey 18VII l. 3: fyst ‘first’
Anon Mgr 12VII l. 2: fyst ‘first’
Anon Mgr 43VII l. 1: Fystan ‘As the first’
Anon Mhkv 2III l. 7: fyrst ‘first’
Anon Mhkv 10III l. 8: fyrst ‘first’
Anon Mv III 21VII l. 4: fyst ‘first’
Anon Nkt 2II l. 1: fyrst ‘first’
Anon Nkt 3II l. 1: fyrst ‘will’
Anon Nkt 6II l. 15: fyrst ‘the first’
Anon Nkt 46II l. 3: fyrstr ‘the first’
Anon Pét 1VII l. 3: fyst ‘first’
Anon Pét 13VII l. 6: fystr ‘first’
Anon Pét 23VII l. 3: fystr ‘first’
Anon Pét 32VII l. 3: fystu ‘the first time’
Anon Pét 35VII l. 2: fyst ‘first’
Anon Pét 41VII l. 7: fystu ‘first’
Anon Pét 46VII l. 7: fystum ‘first’
Anon Mlag 1II l. 2: fyrst ‘first’
BjHall Kálffl 1I l. 7: fyrstr ‘first’
ESk Geisl 59VII l. 5 [variant]: fyrst ‘’
Anon Lil 66VII l. 6: fystan ‘the first’
Gísl Magnkv 18II l. 2: fyrst ‘first’
Rv Lv 26II l. 4: fyrstr ‘first’
Sigv Austv 4I l. 5 [variant]: fyrst ‘’
Sigv Erlfl 10I l. 6: fyrst ‘first’
Sturl Hákfl 8II l. 3: fyst ‘first’
Sturl Hrafn 6II l. 1: Fyst ‘First’
Þjóð Yt 20I l. 15: fyrstr ‘the first’
Þloft Glækv 1I l. 6: fyrst ‘first’
ǪrvOdd Lv 31VIII (Ǫrv 68) l. 1: fyrstan ‘first’
StarkSt Vík 11VIII (Gautr 19) l. 3: fyrstr ‘first’
StarkSt Vík 20VIII (Gautr 28) l. 2: fyrst ‘first’
Gríml Lv 5VIII (GrL 7) l. 1: Fyrst ‘First’
Anon Sǫrl 1VIII (Sǫrla 1) l. 2: fyst ‘first’
Hjþ Lv 10VIII (HjǪ 30) l. 4: fyrsta ‘the first’
Ýma Lv 1VIII (HjǪ 12) l. 3: fyrstr ‘first’
BjRagn Lv 4VIII (Ragn 29) l. 1: fyrst ‘first thing’
Svart Skauf 18VIII l. 4: fyst ‘for the first’


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