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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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GDrop Lv 2V (Dpl 3)

Grímr Droplaugarson, Lausavísur 2 — ed. Richard Perkins

Not published: do not cite (GDrop Lv 2V (Dpl 3))

Grímr DroplaugarsonLausavísur

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Reka þóttumk nú nakkvat
nadda rógs at gnógu
Helga vígs (en hlœgir
hug minn við þat) inni;
nú's bǫðgjǫrnum Bjarna,
(beit egg Munins teiti)
armglóðar vák eyði,
efni mágs at hefna.


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: Grímr Droplaugarson, Lausavísur 2: AI, 193, BI, 183, Skald I, 97; Dpl 1847, I, 31-2, 38, Dpl 1878, 28-9, Dpl 1902-3, 170, ÍF 11, 173 (Dpl ch. 13), ÍS I, 364; Konráð Gíslason 1892, 26.


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