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Runic Dictionary

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Hókr Eirfl 7I l. 5

sverða — of swords

lemma:

sverð (noun n.; °-s; -): sword

readings:

notes:

[5] gnýr sverða ‘a din of swords [BATTLE]’: Given the emphasis on the sound of weapons in the poem, this phrase could also be taken literally here.

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