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Anonymous Lausavísur (Anon)

III. 4. Stanzas from Laufás Edda (LaufE) - 11

2.4: Stanzas from Laufás Edda — Anon (LaufE)III

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘ Anonymous, Stanzas from Laufás Edda’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 637. <https://skaldic.org/m.php?p=text&i=2976> (accessed 6 December 2021)

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10 

for reference only:  11x 

SkP info: III, 644

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7 — Anon (LaufE) 7III

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Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Anonymous Lausavísur, Stanzas from Laufás Edda 7’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 644.

Vát*r kom víst at rétta
vallfinnandi linna
— mærð era mjúklig orðin
mín — Víðblinda svíni.

{Vát*r {linna vall}finnandi} kom víst at rétta {svíni Víðblinda}; mærð mín era orðin mjúklig.

{The wet bestower {of the field of serpents}} [(lit. ‘field-bestower of serpents’) GOLD > GENEROUS MAN] certainly came to hunt {the swine of Víðblindi <giant>} [WHALE]; my praise did not become smooth.

texts: LaufE 48 (351)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: B. Anonyme løse vers angående bestemte historiske begivenheder 62 (AII, 150; BII, 160); Skald II, 85; LaufE 1979, 351.

sources

GKS 2368 4°x (2368x) 94 - 94 (LaufE)  image  
AM 743 4°x (743x) 74r - 74v (LaufE)  image  image  
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