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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon (Hrafn) 3bIV

Lausavísur from Hrafns saga 3b — ed. Valgerður Erna Þorvaldsdóttir

Not published: do not cite (Anon (Hrafn) 3bIV)

Anonymous LausavísurLausavísur from Hrafns saga

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Þótt enn sjau eða átta
andvinnir nú finnim,
reyndar ríðkat undan
raglystr nú enn fysti;
hitt mun ráð, kvað reitinn,
raunsljóvir sik prófi,
[verða nadda Nirðir,
nú emk út kominn, lúta]
víst munk fimm et fæsta
fella einn, kvað Gellir.


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 22: AI, 595-96, BI, 596, Skald I, 290, NN §2123 anm., (1233); Hrafn 1987, 99-100, Hrafn 1967, 15.


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