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Runic Dictionary

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Hókr Eirfl 7I l. 1

vítt — from afar

lemma:

víðr (adj.): far

readings:

[1] vítt: vitr 325VIII 2 g, Bb

notes:

[1] vítt ‘from afar’: This adv. usually means ‘far and wide, widely’ (see LP: víðr), but the prose implies that Sigvaldi and his troops waited together for the battle to end. Vítt in the sense ‘from afar’ could have been used ironically here.

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