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Runic Dictionary

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ESk Geisl 71VII l. 1

Bœn — request

lemma:

bœn (noun f.; °-ar; -ir): request, prayer

readings:

notes:

[1] bœn ‘prayer, request’: The word (pl. bœnir 1/1) appears in key position in the first l. of the poem, and it is with a sense of symmetry that Einarr uses it here.

kennings:

grammar:

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