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Bjǫrn Hítdœlakappi Arngeirsson (Bjhít)

11th century; volume 5; ed. Alison Finlay;

Lausavísur (Lv) - 24

Lausavísur — Bjhít LvV (BjH)

Not published: do not cite (Bjhít LvV (BjH))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24 

Skj: Bjǫrn Arngeirsson hítdœlakappi: 2. Lausavísur (AI, 300-5, BI, 277-83); stanzas (if different): 19

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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

16 — Bjhít Lv 16V (BjH 21)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Veitat kóna knýtir
(kom drengr við styr lengi),
hinns of eyki annask,
ǫrmôlugr þat gǫrva,
hvar bǫðserkjar birki
(beit egg í tvau leggi),
trauðr es ætna eyðir
einvígis - lætk hníga.

texts: BjH 21 (ch. 18)

editions: Skj Bjǫrn Arngeirsson hítdœlakappi: 2. Lausavísur 16 (AI, 303; BI, 280-1); Skald I, 143-4, NN §§756, 3216 anm., 3225; BjH 1847, 36, BjH 1893, 40, ÍF 3, 159-60 (BjH ch. 18), BjH 1966, 201.


AM 551 d α 4°x (551d αx) 14r, 10 - 14r, 13 (BjH)  image  
AM 488 4°x (488x) 32v, 6 - 32v, 13 (BjH)  image  image  
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