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EGils Guðkv 17IV

Einarr Gilsson, Guðmundarkvæði 17 — ed. Kirsten Wolf

Not published: do not cite (EGils Guðkv 17IV)

Einarr GilssonGuðmundarkvæði
161718

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Fót kló jarðar Áta
ells Guðmundar þella;
þóttu þeygi réttir
þrír fingr á Bil kingu;
hreinn nam hart at spynna
hófs í krepptan lófa,
en hǫnd á Vár vindu
varð heil, friðar deilir.

sources

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: Einarr Gilsson, 1. Et digt (drape?) om Guðmund Arason, biskop 17: AII, 400, BII, 423, Skald II, 231; Jón Sigurðsson et al. 1858-78, II, 29.

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