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Anon (Hrafn) 2IV

Lausavísur from Hrafns saga 2 — ed. Valgerður Erna Þorvaldsdóttir

Not published: do not cite (Anon (Hrafn) 2IV)

Anonymous LausavísurLausavísur from Hrafns saga

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable. The following is taken from an old edition (Skj where relevant):

Hvatvetna grét,
(hefk þat fregit),
býsn þótti þat,
Baldr ór helju;
þó hefr hæra,
þás hǫfuð fœrði,
Þórmóðr þotit;
þat's ólogit.


Text is based on reconstruction from the base text and variant apparatus and may contain alternative spellings and other normalisations not visible in the manuscript text. Transcriptions may not have been checked and should not be cited.

editions and texts

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII], B. Vers om bestemte personer og begivenheder 21: AI, 595, BI, 596, Skald I, 290; Hrafn 1987, 10, 99, Hrafn 1967, 14, HrafnSt / Stu II 1988, 293, Jón Þorkelsson 1872, 28-29.


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