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 ‑kylfur: so F, J1ˣ, FskAˣ, 52ˣ, 301ˣ, ‘‑kylpur’ Kˣ, ‘kylfr’ J2ˣ, ‘‑kylgur’ 51ˣ, FskBˣ, 302ˣ, om. Flat
 austkylfur ‘the east-cudgels’: A dismissive term for Kjǫtvi’s fleeing men: like ModIcel. drumbur, kylfa signifies both a piece of wood and a contemptible person. As for aust- ‘east’, regardless of whether Kjǫtvi was king of Agðir (Agder), as Hkr indicates, his men’s flight across Jaðarr (Jæren) indicates that their home was (south and) east of Hafrsfjǫrðr (Hafrsfjorden). See also Notes to sts 7/4, 7/5 (austan) and 9/3.
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