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Gestumblindi (Gestumbl)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

Heiðreks gátur (Heiðr) - 37

not in Skj

Heiðreks gátur (‘Riddles of Heiðrekr’) — Gestumbl HeiðrVIII (Heiðr)

Not published: do not cite (Gestumbl HeiðrVIII (Heiðr))

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Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur, Gestumblindes gåder (AII, 221-8, BII, 240-7); stanzas (if different): 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38

in texts: Gramm, Heiðr, TGT

This edition is currently in preparation and will be published in a forthcoming volume of the series. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 48 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 1) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 410] — Gestumbl Heiðr 1VIII (Heiðr 48)

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Hafa vildak
þats hafðak í gær,
vittu hvat þat var :
lýða lemill,
orða tefill,
ok orða upphefill.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 1 (AII, 221; BII, 240); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, Hb, R715x; texts: Heiðr 48(41/31)
 
2 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 49 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 2) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 411] — Gestumbl Heiðr 2VIII (Heiðr 49)

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Heiman fórk,
heiman fǫr gerðak,
sák á veg vega,
vegr var undir
ok vegr yfir
ok vegr á alla vega.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 2 (AII, 221; BII, 240); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, Hb, R715x; texts: Heiðr 49(42/32)
 
3 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 50 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 3) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 412] — Gestumbl Heiðr 3VIII (Heiðr 50)

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Hvat er drykkja,
er ek drakk í gær,
varat þat vín né vatn,
mjǫðr né mungát
né matar ekki,
þó gekk ek þorstalauss þaðan.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 3 (AII, 221-2; BII, 240); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 50(43/33)
 
4 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 51 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 4) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 413] — Gestumbl Heiðr 4VIII (Heiðr 51)

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Hverr er enn hvelli,
er gengr harðar gǫtur
ok hefr hann þær fyrr of farit,
mjǫk fast kyssir,
sás hefr munna tvá
ok á gulli einu gengr.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 4 (AII, 222; BII, 240-1); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 51(44/34)
 
5 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 52 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 5) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 414] — Gestumbl Heiðr 5VIII (Heiðr 52)

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Hverr er enn mikli,
er líðr mold yfir,
svelgr hann vǫtn ok við,
glygg hann óask,
en gumna eigi
ok yrkir á sól til saka.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 15 (AII, 224; BII, 243); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 52(55/35)
 
6 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 53 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 6) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 415] — Gestumbl Heiðr 6VIII (Heiðr 53)

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Hverr er enn mikli,
er mǫrgu ræðr
ok horfir til heljar hálfr,
ǫldum bergr,
ein við jǫrð sakask,
ef hefr sér vel traustan vin.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 23 (AII, 225-6; BII, 244); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 53(63/36)
 
7 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 54 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 7) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 416] — Gestumbl Heiðr 7VIII (Heiðr 54)

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Hverr byggir háfjǫll,
hverr fellr í djúpa dali,
hverr andalauss lifir,
hverr æva þegir.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 31 (AII, 227; BII, 246); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 597bx; texts: Heiðr 54
 
8 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 55 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 8) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 417] — Gestumbl Heiðr 8VIII (Heiðr 55)

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Hvat's þat undra,
er úti sák
fyr Dellings durum;
hǫfði sínu
vísar á helvega,
en fótum til sólar snýr.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 7 (AII, 222; BII, 241); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 55(47/38)
 
9 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 56 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 9) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 419] — Gestumbl Heiðr 9VIII (Heiðr 56)

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Hvat's þat undra,
er úti sák
fyr Dellings durum;
ókvikvir tveir
andalausir
sáralauk suðu.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 5 (AII, 222; BII, 241); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 56(45/39)
 
10 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 57 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 10) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 420] — Gestumbl Heiðr 10VIII (Heiðr 57)

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Hvat's þat undra
er úti sák
fyr Dellings durum;
hvítir fljúgendr
hellu ljósta
en svartir í sand grafask.
 
 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 32 (AII, 227; BII, 246); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 281x, 597bx; texts: Heiðr 57
 
11 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 58 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 11) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 421] — Gestumbl Heiðr 11VIII (Heiðr 58)

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[Hvat's þat undra
er úti sák
fyr Dellings durum],
svartan gǫlt
sák í sauri vaða
ok reis eigi burst á baki.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 33 (AII, 227; BII, 246); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 281x, 597bx; texts: Heiðr 58
 
12 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 59 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 12) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 422] — Gestumbl Heiðr 12VIII (Heiðr 59)

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Hvat's þat undra,
er úti sák
fyr Dellings durum;
tíu hefr tungur,
tuttugu augu,
fjóra tøgu fóta,
framm líðr sú vættr.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 26 (AII, 226; BII, 245); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 59(66/42)
 
13 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 60 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 13) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 423] — Gestumbl Heiðr 13VIII (Heiðr 60)

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Hvat's þat undra
er úti sák
fyr Dellings durum;
ofarliga flýgr,
"armlod gellr
harðar eru hillm".
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 34 (AII, 227; BII, 246-7); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 281x, 597bx; texts: Heiðr 60
 
14 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 61 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 14) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 424] — Gestumbl Heiðr 14VIII (Heiðr 61)

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Hvat's þat undra,
er úti sák
fyr Dellings durum;
fætr hefr átta
en fjogur augu
ok berr ofar kné en kvið.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 6 (AII, 222; BII, 241); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 61(46/44)
 
15 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 62 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 15) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 425] — Gestumbl Heiðr 15VIII (Heiðr 62)

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Hvat's þat undra
er úti sák
fyr Dellings durum;
lýðum lýsir,
en lǫgr gleypir,
ok keppask of þat vargar á-valt.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 35 (AII, 227-8; BII, 247); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 281x, 597bx; texts: Heiðr 62
 
16 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 63 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 16) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 426] — Gestumbl Heiðr 16VIII (Heiðr 63)

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Hvat's þat undra,
er úti sák
fyr Dellings durum;
horni harðara,
hrafni svartara,
skapti réttara,
skjalli hvítara.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 8 (AII, 222-3; BII, 241); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 63(48/46)
 
17 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 64 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 17) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 428] — Gestumbl Heiðr 17VIII (Heiðr 64)

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Báru brúðir
bleikhaddaðar,
ambáttir tvær,
ǫl til skemmu;
vara hǫndum horfit
né hamri klappat;
þó var fyr eyjar útan
ǫrðigr sás gerði.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 9 (AII, 223; BII, 241-2); fornyrðislag; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 64(49/47)
 
18 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 65 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 18) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 429] — Gestumbl Heiðr 18VIII (Heiðr 65)

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Hverjar ro rygjar
á reginfjalli,
elr við kván kona,
mǫg við meyju
mær of getr,
eigut þær varðir vera.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 10 (AII, 223; BII, 242); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 65(50/48)
 
19 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 66 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 19) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 430] — Gestumbl Heiðr 19VIII (Heiðr 66)

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Hverjar ro snótir,
er of sinn dróttin
vápnlausan vega,
enar jarpari
hlífa of alla daga,
en enar fegri fara.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 13 (AII, 223-4; BII, 242); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 66(53/49)
 
20 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 67 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 20) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 432] — Gestumbl Heiðr 20VIII (Heiðr 67)

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Hverjar ro leikur,
er líða lǫnd yfir
at forvitni fǫður,
hvítan skjǫld
þær of hávetr bera
en svartan of sumar.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 18 (AII, 224-5; BII, 243); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 67(58/50)
 
21 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 68 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 21) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 433] — Gestumbl Heiðr 21VIII (Heiðr 68)

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Hverjar ro meyjar,
er ganga margar saman
at forvitni fǫður,
hadda bleika
hafa enar hvítfǫldnu
ok eigut þær varðir vera.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 20 (AII, 225; BII, 244); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 68(60/52)
 
22 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 69 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 22) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 435] — Gestumbl Heiðr 22VIII (Heiðr 69)

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Hverjar ro snótir,
er ganga syrgjandi
at forvitni fǫður,
mǫrgum mǫnnum
hafa at meini orðit,
við þat munu aldr ala.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 19 (AII, 225; BII, 243-4); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 69(59/51)
 
23 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 70 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 23) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 436] — Gestumbl Heiðr 23VIII (Heiðr 70)

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Hverjar ro ekkjur,
er ganga allar saman
at forvitni fǫður,
sjaldan blíðar
eru við seggja lið,
og eigu í vindi vaka.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 21 (AII, 225; BII, 244); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 2845, R715x; texts: Heiðr 70(61/51)
 
24 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 71 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 24) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 437] — Gestumbl Heiðr 24VIII (Heiðr 71)

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Hverjar ro brúðir,
er ganga í brimskerjum
ok eigu ept firði fǫr,
harðan beð
hafa enar hvítfǫldnu
ok leika í logni fátt.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 24 (AII, 226; BII, 244-5); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 71(64/53)
 
25 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 72 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 25) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 438] — Gestumbl Heiðr 25VIII (Heiðr 72)

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Fara sák
foldar moldbúa,
á sat nár á nái,
blindr reið blindum
brimleiðar til,
jór var andar vanr.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 11 (AII, 223; BII, 242); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, A, R715x, W; texts: Heiðr 72(51/54), TGT 117
 
26 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 73 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 26) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 440] — Gestumbl Heiðr 26VIII (Heiðr 73)

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Hvat's þat dýra,
er drepr fé manna,
ok er járni kringt utan,
horn hefr átta,
en hǫfuð ekki,
ok fylgja því margir mjǫk.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 16 (AII, 224; BII, 243); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 73(56/55)
 
27 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 74 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 27) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 441] — Gestumbl Heiðr 27VIII (Heiðr 74)

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Hvat's þat dýra,
er Dǫnum hlífir,
berr blóðugt bak
en bergr firum,
geirum mætir,
gefr líf sumum,
leggr við lófa
lík sitt guma.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 17 (AII, 224; BII, 243); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 74(57/56)
 
28 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 75 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 28) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 442] — Gestumbl Heiðr 28VIII (Heiðr 75)

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Næsta var forðum
nǫsgás vaxin
barngjǫrn sús bar
bútimbr saman,
hlífðu henni
hálms bitskálmir,
þó lá drykkjar
drynhraun yfir.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 22 (AII, 225; BII, 244); fornyrðislag; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 75(62/57)
 
29 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 76 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 29) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 443] — Gestumbl Heiðr 29VIII (Heiðr 76)

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Fjórir hanga,
fjórir ganga,
tveir veg vísa,
tveir hundum varða,
einn eptir drallar
ok jafnan heldr saurugr.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 27 (AII, 226; BII, 245); fornyrðislag; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx; texts: Heiðr 76(67/58)
 
30 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 77 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 30) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 444] — Gestumbl Heiðr 30VIII (Heiðr 77)

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Hverr er enn eini,
er søfr í ǫsgrúa,
af grjóti einu gǫrr,
fǫður né móður
áat enn fárgjarni;
þar mun hann aldr ala.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 14 (AII, 224; BII, 242-3); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 77(54/59)
 
31 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 78 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 31) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 445] — Gestumbl Heiðr 31VIII (Heiðr 78)

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Hest sák standa,
er hýddi merr,
dúði dyndil,
drap hlaun und kvið,
ór skal draga,
en "giopta" at góða stund.
 
 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 36 (AII, 228; BII, 247); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 281x, 597bx; texts: Heiðr 78
 
32 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 79 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 32) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 446] — Gestumbl Heiðr 32VIII (Heiðr 79)

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Hverir ro þegnar,
er ríða þingi at
sáttir allir saman,
lýða sína
senda lǫnd yfir
at byggva bólstaði.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 12 (AII, 223; BII, 242); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 79(52/61)
 
33 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 80 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 33) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 447] — Gestumbl Heiðr 33VIII (Heiðr 80)

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Sák á sumri
sólbjǫrgum í
verðung vaka
vilgi teita,
drukku jarlar
ǫl þegjandi,
en æpanda
ǫlker of stóð.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 25 (AII, 226; BII, 245); fornyrðislag; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 80(65/62)
 
34 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 81 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 34) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 448] — Gestumbl Heiðr 34VIII (Heiðr 81)

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Meyjar sák
moldu líkar,
váru þeim at beðjum bjǫrg,
svartar ok sámar
í sólviðri,
en þess fegri er færa of sér.
 
 
 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 37 (AII, 228; BII, 247); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 281x, 597bx; texts: Heiðr 81
 
35 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 82 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 35) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 449] — Gestumbl Heiðr 35VIII (Heiðr 82)

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Satk á segli,
sák dauða menn
blóðugt hold bera
í bǫrk viðar.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 28 (AII, 226; BII, 245); fornyrðislag; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx; texts: Heiðr 82(68/64)
 
36 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 83 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 36) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 450] — Gestumbl Heiðr 36VIII (Heiðr 83)

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Hverir ro þeir tveir,
er tíu hafa fætr,
augu þrjú
ok einn hala.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 29 (AII, 227; BII, 245-6); ljóðaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 83(69/65)
 
37 Vol. 8. Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 84 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur, 37) — Gestumblindi [Vol. 8, 451] — Gestumbl Heiðr 37VIII (Heiðr 84)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Segðu þat þá
ef ert hverjum konungi vitrari,
hvat mælti Óðinn
í eyra Baldri,
áðr hann væri á bál hafðr.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 30 (AII, 227; BII, 246); málaháttr; ed. HB; group: H; mss: 203x, 281x, 2845, 597bx, R715x; texts: Heiðr 84(70/66)
 
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