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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Signý Valbrandsdóttir (SignV)

volume 5; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

Lausavísa (Lv) - 1

not in Skj

Lausavísa — SignV LvV (Harð)

Not published: do not cite (SignV LvV (Harð))


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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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

1 — SignV Lv 1V (Harð 2)

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (SignV Lv 1V (Harð 2))

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Braut í sundr fyr sætu,
Sírnis hljóðs, men góðri,
ýta trúik engi bæti
auðs hlíði þat síðan;
gangr var ei góðr ens unga
gulls lystis enn fysti,
hverr mun heðan af verri,
hnefstr mun þó enn efsti.

(Han knækkede halsringen itu for den gode kvinde; jeg véd, at ingen kan siden göre det godt igen for hende; den unge mands første gang (trin) var uheldig; den ene vil være værre end den anden herefter, og den sidste dog værst.)

texts: Harð 2 (ch. 7)

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: A. 2. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Harðar saga Grímkelssonar 2 (Signý - AII, 446; BII, 477); Skald II, 261, NN §1586; Harð 1756, 75, Harð 1847, 16, Harð 1960, 128, ÍF 13, 17 (Harð ch. 7).


AM 556 a 4° (556a) 72r, 4 - 72r, 7 (Harð)  transcr.  image  image  
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