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MErl ch. 38

Magnúss saga Erlingssonar 38 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (MErl ch. 38)

HeimskringlaMagnúss saga Erlingssonar

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable. The following is taken from an old edition (Skj where relevant):

Nikulás sonur Sigurðar Hranasonar, hann var sonur Skjaldvarar dóttur Brynjólfs úlfalda systur Halldórs Brynjólfssonar en sammæðra við Magnús konung berfætt. Nikulás var hinn mesti höfðingi. Hann átti bú á Hálogalandi í Öngli þar sem heitir á Steig. Nikulás átti garð í Niðarósi ofan frá Jónskirkju þar sem átti Þorgeir kapalín. Nikulás var oft í Kaupangi og hafði hann ráð öll fyrir býjarmönnum.

Skjaldvöru dóttur Nikuláss átti Eiríkur Árnason. Hann var og lendur maður.


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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