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[1] 3. IS HI BIKVMEN SA JÉVE MÀN HIM WÀPNE ÀND HI WARTH TO WÉRAR SLÁGEN. 3. When he is skilled, he is given weapons and admitted as a defender.
4. IS HI THRÉ JÉR WÉRAR SÁ WÀRTH.I BURCH.HÉR [5] ÀND MÉI HI HÉLPA SIN HÁWED.MANNA TO KJASANE. 4. When he has been a defender for three years, he becomes a burg lord and he may help choose his headmen.
5. IS HWA SJVGUN JÉR KJASAR SÁ MÉI HI HÉLPA EN HÉR.MAN JEFTHA KÉNING TO KJASANE. THÉR TO ÁK KÉREN WRDE. 5. When he has helped to choose for seven years, he may help choose an army leader or king, as well as be chosen himself.
[10] 6. ALLE THRÉ JÉR MOT ER OVIR KÉREN WERTHA. 6. Every three years, new elections take place.
7. BUTA THA KÉNING MÜGON ALLE AMBTMANNA WITHER.KÉREN WERTHA THAM RJUCHT DVA [15] ÀND NÉI FRYA.S RÉD. 7. Except for the king, all other officials may be re-elected if they have acted righteously and according to Frya’s counsel.
8. ANNEN KÉNING NE MÉI NAVT NI LÔNGER AS THRÉ JÉR KÉNING BILÍWA. TILTHJU HI NAVT BIKLÍWA NE MÉI VSA FRYDOM TO SKADANE. 8. A king may not remain king for longer than three years, in order that he does not get entrenched, which would harm our freedom.
[20] 9. HETH.I SJVGUN JÉR REST SÁ MÉI HI WITHER KÉREN WERTHA. 9. After having retired for seven years, he may be chosen again.
10. IS THI KÉNING THRUCH THENE FYAND FALLEN SA [25] MÜGON SINA SIBBA ÁK NÉI THÉRE ÉRE THINGA. 10. If the king is killed by the enemy, his next of kin may be nominated for the honor.
11. IS.ER VPPA SIN TID OFGVNGEN JEFTHA BINNA SIN TID STURVEN SA NE MÉI NÉN SIBBA HIM VPFOLGJA THÉR.IM NÉIAR SY SA THA [30] FJARDE KNY. 11. If he resigns normally or dies within his term of service, he may not be succeeded by a relative nearer than the fourth degree.
12. THÉRA THAM STRIDA MITHA WÀPNE AN HJARA 12. Those who fight with weapons in their

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