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Umbeygiliga hljóðsgrein hefir sú samstafa, er hefz af lítlu hljóði ok dregz upp í hvassara hljóð en niðr at lyktum í lágt hljóð, sem þessar samstǫfur: árs, sárs, ok er sú hljóðsgrein svá nóteruð ^.
(That syllable, which begins with a soft sound and moves up to a sharper sound and down to a low sound at the end, has a circumflex accent, like these syllables: ‘árs’ (year), ‘sárs’ (wound), and this accent is written like this: ˆ. )
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