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Ásgrímr Jónsson (Ásgr)

13th century; volume 3; ed. R. D. Fulk;

Lausavísa (Lv) - 1

Other than the lausavísa below, no work by Ásgrímr Jónsson (Ásgr) is known to survive, nor is he otherwise identifiable.

Lausavísa — Ásgr LvIII

R. D. Fulk 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Ásgrímr Jónsson, Lausavísa’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 12.

stanzas:  1 

Skj: Ásgrímr Jónsson: Lausavísa, ? (AII, 129, BII, 137); stanzas (if different): [v]

in texts: LaufE, SnE, SnEW

SkP info: III, 12

old edition introduction edition manuscripts transcriptions concordance references search files

 

1 Láðs rupla fé fríðu
fornbauga hyrdraugar
sverða sœki-Njǫrðu
sér veslari heslis.
Trees of the fire of the hazel-tree of ancient rings [(lit. ‘fire-trees of the hazel-tree of ancient rings’) ARM > GOLD > MEN] are plundering splendid riches from attack-Nirðir <gods> of the land of swords [SHIELD > WARRIORS] poorer than themselves.
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