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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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GSúrs Lv 5V (Gísl 7)

Gísli Súrsson, Lausavísur 5 — ed. Edith Marold

Not published: do not cite (GSúrs Lv 5V (Gísl 7))

Gísli SúrssonLausavísur

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Hrynja lætr af hvítum
hvarmskógi Gnô bógar
hraun fylvingar, hremmir
hlátrs bann, í kné, svanna;
hnøtr less, en þreyr þessum,
Þǫgn, at mærðar Rǫgni,
snáka túns af sínu
sjónhesli bǫlgrónu.


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: Gísli Súrsson, Lausavísur 5: AI, 102, BI, 97, Skald I, 56, NN §348; Gísl 1903, 34-5, Gísl 1929, 22, 97, ÍF 6, 48 (Gísl ch. 14).


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