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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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GDrop Lv 4V (Dpl 5)

Grímr Droplaugarson, Lausavísur 4 — ed. Richard Perkins

Not published: do not cite (GDrop Lv 4V (Dpl 5))

Grímr DroplaugarsonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Helgi vann með hjǫrvi
(hjǫrr gall at valfalli)
þat vítt þjóðir knôttu,
þegns verk í styr, fregna,
þás gný-Njǫrðu gerði
geira stígs at vígi,
heiðr at Hildar veðri,
hjalms ôrr þría sára.


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 4: AI, 193, BI, 184, Skald I, 97, NN §§1972, 1973, 2768, 3217, 3428; Dpl 1847, I, 32-3, 38, Dpl 1878, 29, Dpl 1902-3, 171, ÍF 11, 174 (Dpl ch. 13), ÍS I, 364.


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