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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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3. Búi (noun m.)

‘Búi’

sourcefreq.total
ONP (prose citations):0728113
SkP: 17127911
Malfong.is (prose):2491392394

forms: búa, búi, búi, Búa m sg, Búi nom m sg, Búinn nom m sg, Búi, Búi, búi

ungrouped:
Bjbp Jóms 9I l. 5: Búi ‘Búi’
Bjbp Jóms 12I l. 3: Búi ‘Búi’
Bjbp Jóms 13I l. 1: Búi ‘Búi’
Bjbp Jóms 14I l. 4: Búa ‘Búi’
Bjbp Jóms 25I l. 2: Búi ‘Búi’
Bjbp Jóms 26I l. 2: Búi ‘Búi’
Bjbp Jóms 36I l. 4: Búa ‘Búi’s’
Bjbp Jóms 37I l. 4: Búi ‘Búi’
Eskál Vell 33I l. 4: Búi ‘Búi’
ÞGísl Búdr 8I l. 1: Búa ‘Búi’
ÞGísl Búdr 11I l. 6: Búi ‘Búi’
Þskúm Lv 1I l. 3: Búa ‘of Búi’
Tindr Hákdr 2I l. 4: i ‘Búi’
Tindr Hákdr 2I l. 4 [variant]: Búa ‘’
Tindr Hákdr 10I l. 4: Búa ‘Búi’
Tindr Hákdr 10I l. 6 [variant]: Búi ‘’
Vagn Lv 1I l. 8: Búi ‘Búi’
Úlfrauð Útkv 2VIII (Hálf 42) l. 6: Búi ‘Búi’

compounds:
Bjbp Jóms 26I, l. 2: Goll-Búi ‘Gull-Búi’
Bjbp Jóms 37I, l. 4: Goll-Búi ‘Gull-Búi’

indexed kennings:
Bjbp Jóms 7I: arfa Véseta. ‘the heir of Véseti. ’
Bjbp Jóms 13I: Brjótr hranna ‘The breaker of waves ’
Bjbp Jóms 36I: Bǫðsvellandi ‘The battle-sweller ’
Bjbp Jóms 36I: hraustr hjǫrva hreggboði ‘the valiant offerer of the storm of swords ’
Bjbp Jóms 37I: Ýgr Yggjar eldbroti ‘The fierce breaker of the flame of Yggr <= Óðinn> ’

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