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Árni ábóti Jónsson (Árni)

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

Guðmundardrápa (Gd) - 79

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Not published: do not cite (Árni GdIV)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)

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47 — Árni Gd 47IV

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Gjǫrði þessi góður hirðir,
Guðmundur, sem til var stundat,
steypandi fyr stóra glæpi
sterkast bann yfir fjǫlda manna;
sveit bætti þá sína háttu;
sumir spiltuz ok gengu viltir,
svá bíðandi sárligs dauða,
sviptir náð ok allri giptu.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj Árni Jónsson ábóti: 1. Guðmundar drápa 47 (AII, 421; BII, 452-3); Skald II, 248; Biskupa sögur 1858-78, II, 212-13.

sources

AM 398 4°x (398x) 108vb, 29 - 109ra, 3 (Gd)  transcr.  
AM 721 4° (721) 1r, 11 - 1r, 13 (Gd)  transcr.  image  
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