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Þloft Glækv 4I/2 — ráðit ‘taken’

Hafði sér
harðla ráðit
Haralds sonr
til himinríkis,
áðr seimbrjótr
at sætti varð.

Sonr Haralds hafði harðla ráðit sér til himinríkis, áðr seimbrjótr varð at sætti.

The son of Haraldr [= Óláfr] had powerfully taken himself to the heavenly kingdom, before the treasure-breaker [GENEROUS MAN] became a mediator.

notes

[2] ráðit ‘taken’: The phrasal verb is ráða(sk) til ‘to move, decide to move’ (Fritzner: ráða 7; CVC: ráða B. 3).

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