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Gusi finnakonungr (Gusi)

volume 8; ed. Beatrice La Farge;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 5

Lausavísur — Gusi LvVIII (Ket)

Beatrice La Farge (forthcoming), ‘ Gusi finnakonungr, Lausavísur’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. . <https://skaldic.org/m.php?p=text&i=3161> (accessed 22 October 2021)

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5 

in texts: Ket

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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 8. Ketils saga hœngs 3 (Gusi finnakonungr, Lausavísur, 1) — Gusi [Vol. 8, 554] — Gusi Lv 1VIII (Ket 3 [b])

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Gusa kalla mik
gǫfgir Finnar,
emk oddviti
allrar þjóðar.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga II 1/5-8 (AII, 279; BII, 301); fornyrðislag; ed. BLF; group: H; mss: 343a, 471; texts: Ket 3b
 
2 Vol. 8. Ketils saga hœngs 4 (Gusi finnakonungr, Lausavísur, 2) — Gusi [Vol. 8, 555] — Gusi Lv 2VIII (Ket 4)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hvat er þat manna,
er mér í móti ferr,
ok skríðr sem vargr af viði,
æðru skalt mæla,
ef undan kømsk,
þrisvar í firði Þrumu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga II 2 (AII, 279-80; BII, 301); ljóðaháttr; ed. BLF; group: H; mss: 109a IIx, 173x, 340x, 342x, 343a, 471, 552qx; texts: Ket 4
 
3 Vol. 8. Ketils saga hœngs 6 (Gusi finnakonungr, Lausavísur, 3) — Gusi [Vol. 8, 557] — Gusi Lv 3VIII (Ket 6)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hverr er á ǫndrum
ǫndurðan dag,
gjarn til gunnar
í grimmum hug;
vit skulum freista
flein at rjóða
hvárr at ǫðrum,
nema hugr bili.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga II 2 b (AII, 280; BII, 301); fornyrðislag; ed. BLF; group: H; mss: 109a IIx, 173x, 340x, 342x, 343a, 552qx; texts: Ket 6
 
4 Vol. 8. Ketils saga hœngs 8 (Gusi finnakonungr, Lausavísur, 4) — Gusi [Vol. 8, 559] — Gusi Lv 4VIII (Ket 8)

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).

Búsk þú nú við
bitri eggþrumu,
haf hlíf fyr þér,
hart munk skjóta;
þér munk bráðla
at bana verða,
nema þú af auði
ǫllum látir.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga II 4 (AII, 280; BII, 302); fornyrðislag; ed. BLF; group: H; mss: 109a Ix, 109a IIx, 173x, 340x, 342x, 343a, 471, 552qx; texts: Ket 8
 
5 Vol. 8. Ketils saga hœngs 10 (Gusi finnakonungr, Lausavísur, 5) — Gusi [Vol. 8, 560] — Gusi Lv 5VIII (Ket 10)

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).

Skalta gulli
né gørsimum
með heilum hag
heima ráða;
kømr þér bani
brátt at hǫndum,
ef skulum úti
oddum leika.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga II 6 (AII, 281; BII, 302); fornyrðislag; ed. BLF; group: H; mss: 109a IIx, 173x, 340x, 342x, 343a, 471, 552qx; texts: Ket 10
 
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