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Runic Dictionary

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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Not published: do not cite (Bjhít LvV (BjH))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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

18 — Bjhít Lv 18V (BjH 25)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Kalfs veitk at son sjalfan
(sverða goðs) á roðnum
(radd kappi né kvíddum)
Klifsjǫrva namk fjǫrvi
og vôgum þorn þeygi
Þundar gráps með vôpnum;
fall varð fleygiþolli
fjǫrgrand Niðar branda.

texts: BjH 25 (ch. 19)

editions: Skj Bjǫrn Arngeirsson hítdœlakappi: 2. Lausavísur 18 (AI, 303-4; BI, 281); Skald I, 144, NN §§759, 1996, 2488A, 2807C; BjH 1847, 41, BjH 1893, 44, ÍF 3, 167 (BjH ch. 19), BjH 1966, 212.

sources

AM 551 d α 4°x (551d αx) 16r, 18 - 16r, 21 (BjH)  image  
AM 488 4°x (488x) 35v, 14 - 35v, 21 (BjH)  image  image  
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