Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2009, ‘Haraldr harðráði Sigurðarson, Lausavísur 6’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 47-8.
 þanns (‘þann er’): þann Flat
 þjalfa: so H, Hr, Flat, þjalma Kˣ, 39, F, E, J2ˣ, FskBˣ, FskAˣ, þjalfan 570a
 þjalfa; -skelfi: The variant forms þjalma (m. acc. sg.) ‘enclosure’ and þambarskelmi ‘Paunch-Shaker (?)’ are possible, but very rare (see AEW: skelfir, skelmir 2, þjalfi 1, þjalmi 2; ANG §237.2). For a discussion of Einarr’s nickname, see Gade 1995b-c, Sayers 1995 and Liberman 1996. See also Eþsk CoupletI.
 þambar‑: þamba‑ F, E, FskAˣ, H, Flat, 570a
 ‑skelfi: so 39, FskBˣ, H, 570a, ‑skelmi Kˣ, F, E, J2ˣ, FskAˣ, ‘‑skelbí’ Hr, ‑skelfir Flat
 þangs: ‘þangg’ Hr
 Fullafli: fyllandi 570a, fullǫflugr but afli in the left margin in same hand U
 bíðr: býðr E, beið R, Tˣ, W
 stóls: ‘st[…]’ U
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King Haraldr, increasingly annoyed by the power displayed by the district chieftain Einarr þambarskelfir Eindriðason, recites this and the next helmingr when he sees Einarr disembark in Trondheim with more than five hundred men (c. 1056). In SnE, the second helmingr illustrates the use of the word húskarlar ‘housecarls’ as a term for the retainers of kings, jarls and district chieftains.
: The l. echoes ÞjóðA Magnfl 12/8.
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