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Grett Lv 31V (Gr 63)

Grettir Ásmundarson, Lausavísur 31 — ed. Jonathan Grove

Not published: do not cite (Grett Lv 31V (Gr 63))

Grettir ÁsmundarsonLausavísur

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Heldu Hlakkar tjalda
hefjendr saman nefjum,
Hildar veggs ok hjoggusk
hregg-Nirðir til skeggjum,
ok geðstrangir gengu
(griða tóku at iðrask)
Sváfnis látrs í sveitir
sviptendr, es mik kendu.


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: Grettir Ásmundarson, 2. Lausavísur 9: AI, 313, BI, 290,


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