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Lexicon Poeticum

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Anon Nkt 34II/6 — dróttinn ‘the lord’

Vas tállaust
tolf vetr konungr
mǫnnum þarfr
Magnús góði,
áðr í sótt
Sygna dróttinn
afreksmaðr
andar missti.

Magnús góði, þarfr mǫnnum, vas konungr tállaust tolf vetr, áðr dróttinn Sygna, afreksmaðr, missti andar í sótt.

Magnús góði (‘the Good’), beneficial to men, was king without deceit for twelve years, before the lord of the Sygnir [NORWEGIAN KING = Magnús], the outstanding man, lost his life through an illness.

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