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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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GOdds Lv 4IV

Guðmundr Oddson, Lausavísur 4 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (GOdds Lv 4IV)

Guðmundr OddsonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Varðk, þars víga Nirðir
valskóð ruðu blóði,
gnýr óx Gǫndlar skúra,
gagnhræddr svát bar magni;
sjalfr lagða ek, sveigðar
sárs fell blóð á árar
lítt, vask heldr í hættu,
haus minn á fjǫl stinna.


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.

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Skj: Guðmundr Oddson, Lausavísur 4: ,


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