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Lexicon Poeticum

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Giz Hákdr 1II/1 — Snjallr ‘The wise’

Snjallr bauð ørgrant öllum
allvaldr griðum halda
naðrs glóstrætis njótum
nætr sex ok frið gæta.

Snjallr allvaldr bauð öllum njótum glóstrætis naðrs halda griðum ørgrant sex nætr ok gæta frið.

The wise mighty ruler ordered all users of the glowing street of the snake [GOLD > GENEROUS MEN] to keep the truces carefully for six nights and to protect the peace.


[1] Snjallr: so F, G, 81a, 8, ‘Snallr’ E, Flat



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