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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Aðalsteinsdrápa — Egill AðdrV (Eg)

Egill Skallagrímsson

Egill Skallagrímsson, Aðalsteinsdrápa — Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (Egill AðdrV (Eg))


Nú hefr fald-Gnáar felda,
fellr jǫrð und nið Ellu,
hjaldr-snerrandi, harra
hǫfuðbaðmr þría jǫfra;
Aðalsteinn of vann annat,
alt's lægra kynfrægjum
(hér sverjum þess, hyrjar
hrannbrjótr) konungmanni.
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Nú liggr hæst und hraustum
hreinbraut Aðalsteini.
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