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With Anna Kristín Arngrímsdóttir, Arnar Jónsson, Benedikt Erlingsson, Bergur Þór Ingólfsson. Tv movie frome the first chapters of the Icelandic Brennu-Njáls saga. Brennu-Njals Saga is the longest and most celebrated of the Icelandic Sagas. Though its events are set in the tenth and early eleventh centuries, the Saga. Written in the thirteenth century, Njal’s Saga is a story that explores perennial human problems-from failed marriages to divided loyalties, from the law’s inability .

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She began to weep, and answered nothing. The mother of Hacon was Bergliot, the daughter of Earl Thorir. But when the spring came, the brothers talked about their property, and Thorarin said – “I will give up to you the house at Varmalek, for that is readiest to your hand, and I will go down south to Laugarness and live there, but Engey we will have both of us in common”.

Then Mord spoke out, that he would not fight with Hrut, and there arose a great shout and hooting on the hill, and Mord got the greatest shame by his suit.

The Story of Burnt Njal

Sixty men ride with them, and they rode east till they came to Rangriver plains. The saga is now believed to have been composed in the period from to Trinity College Dublin, MS [27].

Hrut said, as soon as he got inside the booth, “This has never happened to me before, that any man has offered me combat and I have shunned it”. His brother’s name was Kolskegg; he was a tall strong man, a noble fellow, and undaunted in everything. Hallgerd threatens Bergthora when leaving the feast where she felt insulted: Now those who njal in the Sound see that ships are coming up to them, and they tell Atli. Adeo cunctis re 1 prior est uita, cum nihil apud mortales spiritu carius existere soleat, s.


Hauskuld btennu – “I did not slay thy brother, nor did my daughter plot his nrennu but as soon as ever Hrut knew it he slew Thiostolf”.

Brennu-Njáls saga / The Story of the burning of Njáll DVD

Find out whose getting kissed on NYE. Those brothers owned in the south Engey and Laugarness.

Now we will sava Njal’s sons. Gunnar asked again what he wanted. Hallgerda told them that Thord was at home, but that he was to ride straightway to the Thing after a few nights’ space.

After that they went to the Bay, and took with them two ships, and fitted them out thence. I know them to be mighty men of war; and I know too that they have such good weapons that the like are not to be had.

He said he was going to stay there. The country folk looked for her, but could not find her. Against Gunnar came Vandil, and smote at once at him with his sword, and the blow fell on his shield.

Arduum, inquit, reor contra fortem fune contendere, s. He saw that he had thrust his spear in the ground by him.

Burnt Njal Saga

Die Hand freut sich nicht lange am Schlag Mlat. Zeit als festgesetzter Faktor 4. Now you have either to row brennh at once, or to busk yourselves as quickly as ye can; but if ye win the day, then I will lead you to all their store of goods. Gunnar paid up the money out of hand, and rode home afterwards.


There was a man named Mjals, he was surnamed Freedmanson. The major events described in the saga are probably historical but the material was shaped by the author, drawing on oral tradition, according to his artistic needs. But when they came home all men were glad to see them.

Proverbs in Brennu-Njáls saga

She led him aside to talk alone, and said to him. BL Add fol. Flosi said they would pull oars together to secure the marriage, and then he and his men would buy the ship from him. At last your talk will come to Rangrivervale, and then thou must say, there is small choice of men left in those parts since Safa Mord died.

Hallgerda kept her temper down that winter, and they liked her well enough.

After that they began to talk. They did not come back in autumn. But when the spring came there was a scarcity in the house, both of meal and stock fish, so Hallgerda went up to Thorwald and said.

Then Hrut made a blow with the sword in his right hand at Thiostolf’s leg, just above the knee, and cut it almost off so that it hung by a little piece, and sprang in upon him at the same nnals, and thrust him hard back. The herdsman told Hallgerda of the slaying; she was snappish at it, and said much ill would come of brenu, if she might have her way.