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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Hkr Yng 10cII

Ynglinga saga 10c — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Hkr Yng 10cII)

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Freyja hélt þá upp blótum því að hún ein lifði þá eftir goðanna og varð hún þá hin frægsta svo að með hennar nafni skyldi kalla allar konur tignar, svo sem nú heita frúvur. Svo hét og hver freyja yfir sinni eigu en sú húsfreyja er bú á. Freyja var heldur marglynd. Óður hét bóndi hennar. Dætur hennar hétu Hnoss og Gersemi. Þær voru fagrar mjög. Af þeirra nafni eru svo kallaðir hinir dýrstu gripir.


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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