Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson, Háttalykill 14’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1022.
hjǫrr (noun m.): sword
hríð (noun f.; °-ar; -ir): time, storm
ǫld (noun f.; °; aldir): people, age
 ǫld ‘life’: This can also mean ‘people’, but the word usually occurs in the pl. (aldir) with that meaning.
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As st. 13 above.
The versions of this stanza in Skj and Skald are problematic (see Note to st. 13 [All]). — [6-7]: These lines cannot be reconstructed, but Jón Helgason (Hl 1941) conjectures harða kníð | sneiddi skjǫld ‘forcefully waged | cut the shield’.
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