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Gunnlaugr Leifsson (GunnLeif)

13th century; volume 8; ed. Russell Poole;

VIII. 2. Merlínusspá II (Merl II) - 68

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Merlínusspá II — GunnLeif Merl IIVIII (Bret)

Russell Poole 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Gunnlaugr Leifsson, Merlínusspá II’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 134.

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Skj: Gunnlaugr Leifsson: Merlínússpá I, fri oversættelse (AII, 10-21, BII, 10-24); stanzas (if different): 43, 45/1-4 | 44 | 45/5-8

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 144. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

11 — GunnLeif Merl II 11VIII (Bret 11)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hon þá drekkr
et dýra vatn,
ok môttr við þat
magnask brúðar,
berr í hœgri
hendi sinni
kynstór kona
Kólídónis skóg,
en í lófa mun
Lundúna borg.  (fornyrðislag)

texts: Bret 11

editions: Skj Gunnlaugr Leifsson: Merlínússpá I 11 (AII, 12; BII, 12); Skald II, 8, NN §§94, 1281; Bret 1848-9, II, 18 (Bret st. 11); Hb 1892-6, 272; Merl 2012, 76-7.

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AM 544 4° (Hb) 49r, 32 - 49v, 1 (Bret)  transcr.  image  image  image  
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