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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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KormǪ Sigdr 2III/3 — fær ‘provides’

Meiðr es mǫrgum œðri
morðteins í dyn fleina;
hjǫrr fær hildibǫrrum
hjarl Sigvarði jarli.

Meiðr morðteins es mǫrgum œðri í dyn fleina; hjǫrr fær hildibǫrrum Sigvarði jarli hjarl.

The tree of the battle-twig [SWORD > WARRIOR] is more outstanding than many in the din of spears [BATTLE]; the sword provides battle-ready Sigurðr jarl with land.


[3] fær: so W, ‘fæ(r)’(?) R, hefr , ‘[…]’ U, fyr A, ferr C



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