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Note to stanza
 dáðnenninn ‘deed-powerful’: The first part of this word is entirely lost in B. The alliteration requires initial <d>. Sveinbjörn Egilsson’s reconstruction, made in a n. to Jón Sigurðsson’s 444ˣ transcript, to dýrnenninn, m. nom. sg. of the adj. dýrnenninn ‘most enterprising’ qualifying dróttinn ‘lord’, is adopted by Rydberg. The cpd occurs also in Anon (MH) 1/4II. Finnur Jónsson’s emendation to dáðnenninn ‘deed-powerful’, also agreeing with dróttinn, though also a hap. leg., is on the same model (see LP: dáðnenninn). Cf., e.g., dáðvíss (adj.) ‘deed-wise’, applied to Mary in 13/6. Kock follows Finnur.
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