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Hverr byggir hér
Hvað þann þjóðkonung
sá er fastri ræðr
foldu ok þegnum. (eddic or germanic)
(‘Who lives here in these dwellings?
What do warriors call that mighty king?’
‘Gripir he is called, that leader of men,
he who rules over the well-secured land and the warriors.’
editions: Skj Not in Skj;