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Runic Dictionary

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Anon Lil 41VII l. 1

ætt — kin

lemma:

1. ætt (noun f.; °-ar; -ir): family < fǫðurætt (noun f.)

readings:

notes:

[1] trúig fá munu hitta föðurætt hans ‘I believe few will encounter his father’s kin’: The conj. needs to be understood at the beginning of the subordinate cl. The statement here is typical skaldic understatement: ‘his father’ is the ineffable God.

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