Tarrin Wills 2017, ‘The Third Grammatical Treatise’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols [check printed volume for citation].
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Þriðja tilfelli stafa er máttr ok er þat sjálf framflutning stafa ok merking þeira.
(The third characteristic of the letter is value (potestas) and that is the actual pronunciation of letters and their signification. )