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Note to stanza
 Hlýrni (m.): This poetic name (nom. Hlýrnir) for ‘heaven’ is derived from hlýrn n. ‘sun’ or ‘moon’ (see Note to Þul Dœgra l. 1), hence it means ‘adorner of/with celestial bodies’, i.e. the sun and the moon (cf. Kommentar III, 330; AEW: hlýrn). In Alv 12/2 this heiti belongs to the language of the gods. The name occurs in Christian skaldic poetry of the C12th-14th (e.g. Ólsv Kristdr 2/3, Árni Gd 63/3 IV, 70/7IV).
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