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Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason (GunnlI)

11th century; volume 5; ed. Diana Whaley;

Lausavísur (Lv) - 13

Lausavísur — GunnlI LvV (Gunnl)

Not published: do not cite (GunnlI LvV (Gunnl))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13 

Skj: Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason: 3. Lausavísur (AI, 194-7, BI, 185-8)

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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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

8 — GunnlI Lv 8V (Gunnl 13)

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Ormstungu varð engi
allr dagr und sal fjalla
hœgr, síz Helga en fagra
Hrafns kvánar réð nafni;
lítt sá Hǫðr enn hvíti
hjǫrþeys faðir meyjar
(gefin vas Eir til aura
ung) við minni tungu.

texts: Gunnl 13 (ch. 11)

editions: Skj Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason: 3. Lausavísur 8 (AI, 196; BI, 187); Skald I, 99, NN §§1853C, 2455; Gunnl 1880, 28-9, 49-50, Gunnl 1916, 42, Gunnl 1935, 49, 73-4, ÍF 3, 90 (Gunnl ch. 11), Gunnl 1957, 28, ÍS 1185.


Holm perg 18 4° (Holm18) 21r, 3 - 21r, 5 (Gunnl)  transcr.  image  
AM 557 4° (557) 10r, 2 - 10r, 4 (Gunnl)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 552 l 4°x (AM 552 l 4°x) 11r, 4 - 11r, 7 (Gunnl)  transcr.  image  
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