Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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7. Anonymous Poems, Hugsvinnsmál, 3 [Vol. 7, 362-3]

[3] vammalauss vera ‘be unblemished’: This might have been influenced by Lok 53/4-6 (NK, 107): heldr þú hana eina | látir með ása sonom | vammalausa vera ‘you should admit, among the children of the Æsir, that I alone am blameless’ (Larrington 1996, 93).


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