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EGils Guðkv 27IV

Einarr Gilsson, Guðmundarkvæði 27 — ed. Kirsten Wolf

Not published: do not cite (EGils Guðkv 27IV)

Einarr GilssonGuðmundarkvæði
262728

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Ker lét handa hyrjar
hlynr snarpliga varpat,
"skipt nú skjǫldungr leiptrar
skál", kvað eyðir tála;
svell brast, siklingr olli
siðvandr, í þrjú handar,
árs því, at allir váru
ǫlstafns hlutir jafnir.

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 27: AII, 402, BII, 425, Skald II, 233; Jón Sigurðsson et al., 1858-78, II, 128.

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