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Note to stanza
[1-4] harra fagrgims hás hreggranns ‘king of the fair jewel of the high storm-house [SKY/HEAVEN > SUN > = God]’: Heaven-kennings of the ‘abode of the storm’ type are very common in the C12th drápur and seem to be a favourite of the Leið poet. Cf. jǫfurr hás hreggranns ‘prince of the high storm-house’ (17/1-2) and gramr hreggranns ‘prince of the storm-house’ (25/5-6). For comparable kennings, see Has 1/1-2, Geisl 64/5-6 and Mdr 24/2. Also comparable in terms of reference to God as lord of the sun, is Geisl 18/8.
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