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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Not published: do not cite (Árni GdIV)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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75 — Árni Gd 75IV

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Jésús er nú váttr at vísu
vorðinn sterkr í dýrðar verkum,
himins drotning berr háleitt vitni
helgir menn ok þar með henni,
lopt ok jǫrð, sem legir ok fyrðar,
líf ok nauð ens grimma dauða,
hæst at líf sem heiður mestan
hlaut Guðmundr ok sigr í þrautum.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj Árni Jónsson ábóti: 1. Guðmundar drápa 75 (AII, 428-9; BII, 460); Skald II, 253; Biskupa sögur 1858-78, II, 219.

sources

AM 398 4°x (398x) 110va, 22 - 110va, 29 (Gd)  transcr.  
AM 721 4° (721) 2r, 20 - 2r, 23 (Gd)  transcr.  image  
AM 713 4° (713) 11v, 22 - 11v, 25 (Gd)  transcr.  
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