Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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abbr name syllabic? met. positions min. allit. rhymes/l. complexity index complexity - alt. complexity - alt. 2
tøglag or variants  1.250  1.000 
haðarlag  1.200  1.200 
alhnept  1.200  1.200 
hálfhnept  5.5  7.5  1.091  1.091 
dróttkvætt  1.000  1.000 
kviðuháttr  3.5  6.5  0.857  0.857 
stýft  5.5  6.5  0.909  0.727 
runhent  0.750  0.500 
dróttkvætt runhent  0.833  0.833 
draughent  0.857  0.857 
hrynhent  0.750  0.750 
fornyrðislag  0.500  0.250 
eddic or germanic  0.500  0.250 
ljóðaháttr mix  4.4  4.6  0.455  0.227 
ljóðaháttr  4.5  4.5  0.444  0.222 
málaháttr  0.400  0.200 
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