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Note to stanza
 bragningr (m.) ‘ruler’: The word may mean ‘descendant of a chieftain’ (SnE 1998, II, 249); cf. bragnar m. pl. ‘men’ (see Note to Þul Manna 2/1), but in Skm (SnE 1998, I, 103), the heiti is explained as derived from the pers. n. Bragi, a son of Hálfdan gamli (see Introduction above).
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