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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Grámagaflím — Bjhít GrámV (BjH)

Bjǫrn Hítdœlakappi Arngeirsson

Bjǫrn Hítdœlakappi Arngeirsson, Grámagaflím — Alison Finlay

Not published: do not cite (Bjhít GrámV (BjH))


Fiskr gekk á land,
en flóð á sand,
hrognkelsi glíkr,
vas á holdi slíkr;
át einhaga
Ilmr grámaga,
meinblandit hræ;
mart's ilt í sæ.
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Óx brúðar kviðr
frá brjósti niðr,
svát gerðu eik
gekk heldr til keik;
- - - - - - - -
ok aum í vǫmb
varð heldr til þǫmb.
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Sveinn kom í ljós,
sagt hafði drós
auðar gildi
at ala vildi;
henni [honum?] þótti sá
hundbítr, þars lá,
jafnsnjallr sem geit,
es í augu leit.
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