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Note to stanza
 Hagbarðr: The famous legendary king, son of Hámundr, brother of Haki (mentioned in l. 8 below) and the lover of Signý Sigarsdóttir, whose story is told in a number of sources (e.g. Yng, ÍF 26, 43, Vǫls 1965, ch. 9, 45 and Ættartölur in Flat 1860-8, I, 25). Cf. OHG Hagepart, Hackebarth (Björn Sigfússon 1934, 131). His name is also included in the list of heiti for sea-kings (Þul Sækonunga 2/7). The name appears as Hagbarði in a shield-kenning in Eskál Vell 26/8I. See also RvHbreiðm Hl 29 Note to [All].
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