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Note to stanza
 Slungni ‘Slungnir’: In Hkr (ÍF 26, 57, cited above in Note to st. 3 [All]), the name of Aðils’s horse is Sløngvir, which is also the name given in the mss of LaufE (and it could be reflected in the corrupt form ‘slaavngni’ in ms. C). However, all the other mss have Slungni (nom. Slungnir) and that form has been retained in the present edn (so also in SnE 1998). Slungnir is derived from the p. p. slunginn of the strong verb slyngja ‘hurl, fling’ (see AEW: Slungnir), and Sløngvir, nomen agentis from the weak verb sløngva ‘hurl, fling’, appears to be a lectio facilior.
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