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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Árni ábóti Jónsson (Árni)

14th century; volume 4; ed. Guðrún Nordal;

Guðmundardrápa (Gd) - 79

Skj info: Árni Jónsson ábóti, Isl. gejstlig og digter, 14. årh. (AII, 412-30, BII, 440-61).

Skj poems:
1. Guðmundar drápa
2. Lausavísur(?)

Guðmundardrápa — Árni GdIV

Not published: do not cite (Árni GdIV)

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Skj: Árni Jónsson ábóti: 1. Guðmundar drápa (AII, 412-30, BII, 440-61)

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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

35 — Árni Gd 35IV

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Guðs orð líkir glósan sverði,
gilda trú enum sterka skildi,
blessaða ást fyr brynju trausta,
bjartlig ván sem hjálmur skartar,
bitrligt spjót fyr bænir mætar,
brynhosa þrǫng fyr helgar gǫngur,
heit vel sendir hjarta skeyti
hverr sá maðr er lærir aðra.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj Árni Jónsson ábóti: 1. Guðmundar drápa 35 (AII, 419; BII, 449-50);

Skald II, 246; Biskupa sögur 1858-78, II, 210.


AM 398 4°x (398x) 108rb - 108rb, 9 (Gd)  transcr.  
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