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Skarpheðinn Njálsson (Skarp)

volume 5; ed. R. D. Fulk;

Lausavísur (Lv) - 11

Lausavísur — Skarp LvV (Nj)

Not published: do not cite (Skarp LvV (Nj))

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

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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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

3 — Skarp Lv 3V (Nj 18)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Eru umgerðis jarðar,
auðs varpandi, sauða
eisu einkar fúsir
opt veitendr at leita;
þeir hafa, seima særir,
smíðandar drafníða
(geystr vinnk geira róstu)
grasbíta skyn lítit.

texts: Nj 18 (Add 16) (ch. 44)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 1. [1]. Uægte vers af slægtsagaer: Af Njálssaga 16 (AII, 201-2; BII, 215); Skald II, 112, NN §1422Nj 1875-89, I, 191 (ch. 44), II, 445-9, ÍF 12, 472-3 (Viðbætir); Jón Þorkelsson 1870, 11.

sources

AM 468 4° (468) 24r - 24r (Nj)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 133 fol (133) 22v, 25 - 23r, 1 (Nj)  transcr.  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated