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EGils Guðv 3IV

Einarr Gilsson, Vísur um Guðmund biskup 3 — ed. Kirsten Wolf

Not published: do not cite (EGils Guðv 3IV)

Einarr GilssonVísur um Guðmund biskup

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Klerka sendir meiðir mundar
mundar grjóts við hlyn til fundar,
vita skyldi þeir atferð Eldis
elda vess á Þorláksmessu;
gengu aptr ok sǫgðu, at syngi
sǫng ágætan bauga slǫngvir
ǫllum helgum stjǫrnu stillis
stilliliga með fremd ok snilli.


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, 2. Et hrynhent digt om Gudmund Arason 3: AII, 404-5, BII, 430, Skald II, 235; Jón Sigurðsson et al. 1858-78, II, 99-100.


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