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Hljóð hefir margar kynkvíslir, ok verðr hljóð þat, sem náttúrliga megu eyru greina, af samkvámu tveggja líkama. En ǫnnur hljóðsgrein er sú, er heilǫg ritning segir hljóða andliga hluti.
(Sound has many varieties and the sound which the ears can naturally distinguish comes from the meeting of two bodies.)
editions: Skj Not in Skj; SnE 1818, 297, SnE 1848, 173, SnE 1848-87, II, 397, TGT 1884, 33, TGT 1927, 20, TGT 1998, 38, TGT 2001, 76.