Death penalties with relation to Óðinn
24. Dauði Jörundar
Jörundur sonur Yngva konung...
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Jǫrundr, son of Yngvi ( then king of Sweden, Uppsala) was raiding in Denmark and Gýlaugr, son of Guðlaug came to do battle. The Danish forces rallied around Gýlaugr and in defeating Jǫrundr, he had Jǫrundr hanged as apparent revenge for the death of his father.
(Contributed by Douglas Robert Dutton.)
Main text: Ynglinga saga
Text sections: Yng ch. 24