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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Gríss Lv 1V (Hallfr 25)

Gríss Sæmingsson, Lausavísa 1 — ed. Diana Whaley

Not published: do not cite (Gríss Lv 1V (Hallfr 25))

Gríss SæmingssonLausavísa1

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Nú þykki mér nǫkkurr,
námskorð, vesa orðinn
(lítk hví sumt mun sæta)
sveimr, meðan ek vas heiman,
hér hafa gestir gǫrva
- gengr út kona þrútin -
(þerrir sjáligr svarri)
slaug þungliga (augu).


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: Gríss Sæmingsson, Lausavísa: AI, 174, BI, 164, Skald I, 88; ÓT 1958-2000, II, 204; ÍF 8, 186 (Hallfr ch. 10), Hallfr 1977, 91, ÍS II, 1215, 1247, Flat 1860-8, I, 451.


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