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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon (GBpA) 2IV

Lausavísur from Guðmundar saga biskups A 2 — ed. Soffía Guðný Guðmundsdóttir

Not published: do not cite (Anon (GBpA) 2IV)

Anonymous LausavísurLausavísur from Guðmundar saga biskups A

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Sóttu heim við hættu
hjálmrunnar styrkunnir,
snjallr segik Freyr at felli
fránbóls, Tuma at Hólum;
inn gekk Árón manna
einna fremstr í skemmu,
hann vann hildar mána
hjaldrskóð roðin blóði.


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 [XIII], B. Anonyme løse vers angående bestemte historiske begivenheder 20: AII, 142, BII, 151, Skald II, 81, NN §§ 1379, 2319; Stefán Karlsson 1983, 198, Sturl II 1946, 243, 322-323, Jón Þorkelsson 1872, 10.


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