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Note to Þklypp Lv 1I

[2] bjórranns ‘of the beer-mansion [DRINKING-HORN]’: Kock (NN §343) interprets this as referring literally to a building rather than a horn; he compares OE meoduærn ‘mead-hall’ and similar terms.


  1. Bibliography
  2. NN = Kock, Ernst Albin. 1923-44. Notationes Norrœnæ: Anteckningar till Edda och skaldediktning. Lunds Universitets årsskrift new ser. 1. 28 vols. Lund: Gleerup.


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