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Fornafn er sett í stað nafnsins sem hleytismaðr fyrir meistara, ok merkir þrjár persónur, en nafn merkir eina.
(The pronoun is used in the place of the noun like a disciple for a master, and it can denote three persons, whereas the noun can denote only one. )
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