His companions, after passing a third winter in Vinland, returned to Greenland, having been absent three years.
But this is not quite the only reference that Ari makes to Vinland.
In a battle with the Indians he was wounded and died, and was buried in Vinland, and his crew returned to Greenland.
We do not learn that any of them ever repeated Eric's experiment of searching for Vinland.
Nothing is known of their voyage till they came to Leif's booths in Vinland.
The country to which the merchant vessels sailed was Vinland.
There is a man there whose life I saved not long before we set sail for Vinland.
In the autumn they returned to Vinland, where they passed another winter.
And grapes in great abundance found, So named it Vinland all around.
Alfred does not even allude to Iceland, Greenland, or Vinland.