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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Gramm1, FGT §158

First Grammarian, The First Grammatical Treatise 158 — ed. IcePaHC

Not published: do not cite (Gramm1, FGT §158)

First GrammarianThe First Grammatical Treatise

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En það veit ég eigi hvað þá skal að hafa ef svo illa verður að enn höggst nokkur í og mælir svo : „ Þar sem þú ritar höfuðstaf einn “ , kveður hann ef hann ræður það , „ eða samhljóðendur tvo einskonar samfellda í einni og hinni sömu samstöfu segir þú , þar vil ég hvorki rita samhljóðendur tvo né höfuðstaf einn til þess að auka atkvæði né heldur þann sem eigi sé höfuðstafur til þess að minnka ,


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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