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Víga-Glúmr Eyjólfsson (VGl)

10th century; volume 5; ed. John McKinnell;

Lausavísur (Lv) - 11

Lausavísur — VGl LvV (Glúm)

Not published: do not cite (VGl LvV (Glúm))

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Skj: Víga-Glúmr Eyjólfsson: Lausavísur (AI, 118-20, BI, 112-14)

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6 — VGl Lv 6V (Glúm 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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Menstiklir sá mikla,
mun sverða brak verða,
komin es grára geira,
goðreið of trǫð, kveðja,
þars ásynjur jósu
eggmóts of fjǫr seggja
(valir fagna því) vegna
vígmóðar framm blóði.

texts: Glúm 6 (ch. 21)

editions: Skj Víga-Glúmr Eyjólfsson: Lausavísur 6 (AI, 119; BI, 113); Skald I, 64, NN §1948 Anm.; Glúm 1880, 376; ÍF 9, 71-2 (Glúm ch. 21); Glúm 1960, 36, 77.

sources

AM 132 fol (M) 138ra, 21 - 138ra, 24 (Glúm)  transcr.  image  image  -
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