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Árni Gd 76IV

Árni ábóti Jónsson, Guðmundardrápa 76 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (Árni Gd 76IV)

Árni ábóti JónssonGuðmundardrápa

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Heilǫg fagnaðu hirði sælan,
Hóla kirkja, fegra sólu,
veittan þér af valdi drottins
víst Guðmund, á hverri stundu;
allur lýðr af hjarta heiðri
hann íslenzkr ok mæli þannveg
sættu oss við sannan drottin
sannr elskugi guðs ok manna!


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: Árni Jónsson ábóti, 1. Guðmundar drápa 76: AII, 429, BII, 460, Skald II, 253; NN §§ 2724, 2972; Bps II, 219-20.


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