Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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BjHall Kálffl 4I l. 3

jarls — of a jarl

lemma:

jarl (noun m.; °-s, dat. -i; -ar): poet, earl

readings:

[3] jarls: ‘i’ 325VII, ok Bb

notes:

[3] niðr jarls ‘descendant of a jarl [= Kálfr]’: In a genealogy of Kálfr’s family, the Arnmœðlingar, attached to Fsk (ÍF 29, 371), his grandfather is referred to as ‘Arnmóðr jarl’. Kálfr himself is referred to in Hkr as a lendr maðr ‘landed man, district chieftain’ and a hǫfðingi ‘chieftain’.

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