Note to stanza
[7-8] sikling sólvangs ‘the prince of the sun-plain [SKY/HEAVEN > = God ( = Christ)]’: Although sólvangr ‘sun-plain’ is hap. leg., the kenning is reminiscent of siklingr landa sólar ‘prince of the lands of the sun’, used of Christ in 26/1-2. Similar are the God-kennings siklingr bóls sólar ‘prince of the abode of the sun’ in Geisl 67/5-6 and siklingr ranns sólar ‘prince of the house of the sun’ in Gamlkan Jóndr 1/5.
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