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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Hkr Yng 9dII

Ynglinga saga 9d — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Hkr Yng 9dII)

HeimskringlaYnglinga saga

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable. The following is taken from an old edition (Skj where relevant):

Njörður af Nóatúnum gerðist þá valdsmaður yfir Svíum og hélt upp blótum. Hann kölluðu Svíar þá drottin sinn. Tók hann þá skattgjafar af þeim. Á hans dögum var friður allgóður og alls konar ár, svo mikið að Svíar trúðu því að Njörður réði fyrir ári og fyrir fésælu manna. Á hans dögum dóu flestir díar og voru allir brenndir og blótaðir síðan.


Text is based on reconstruction from the base text and variant apparatus and may contain alternative spellings and other normalisations not visible in the manuscript text. Transcriptions may not have been checked and should not be cited.


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