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Egill Lv 37V (Eg 67)

Egill Skallagrímsson, Lausavísur 37 — ed. Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (Egill Lv 37V (Eg 67))

Egill SkallagrímssonLausavísur
363738

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Títt erum verð at vátta,
vætti berk, at hættak,
þung, til þessar gǫngu,
þinn, kinnalô minni;
margr velr gestr, þars gistir,
gjǫld, finnumk vér sjaldan,
(Ármóði liggr) œðri
(ǫlðra dregg í skeggi).

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: Egill Skallagrímsson, 7. Lausavísur 35a: AI, 57, BI, 50, Skald I, 32, NN §§1049, 1818; Eg 1886-8, 264, ÍF 2, 226 (Eg ch. 71), Eg 2001, 137, Eg 2003, 134.

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