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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Kári Lv 3V (Nj 48)

Kári Sǫlmundarson, Lausavísur 3 — ed. R. D. Fulk

Not published: do not cite (Kári Lv 3V (Nj 48))

Kári SǫlmundarsonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Hvat skalt runnr þótt rynnim
randlinns, of sǫk minni
hagl dreif skógs á Skǫglar
skýjum, oss at frýja?,
hinn es helt, þás hjalta
hátungur mjǫk sungu,
brynju meiðr til búðar
blauðr með skegg et rauða.


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], F b. Uægte vers i sagaer: I Njálssaga 7: AI, 606, BI, 605, Skald I, 295, NN §§1240, 2128Nj 1875-89, I, 818, II, 536-44, ÍF 12, 409 (ch. 145), ÍS I, 320; Jón Þorkelsson 1870, 27.


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