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Árni Gd 79IV

Árni ábóti Jónsson, Guðmundardrápa 79 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (Árni Gd 79IV)

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Biðjum enn með elsku sannri,
einni raust ok fullu trausti
Guðmund, oss at hann giptu sendi,
gagn ok hjálp sem andar fagnað,
sína bjǫrð með bjǫrtum bænum
bazt hlífandi í þessu lífi,
inn leiðandi eptir dauða
alla senn í drottins hallir.


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 79: AII, 429-30, BII, 461, Skald II, 253-4; Bps II, 220.


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