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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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GunnlI Lv 10V (Gunnl 16)

Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason, Lausavísur 10 — ed. Diana Whaley

Not published: do not cite (GunnlI Lv 10V (Gunnl 16))

Gunnlaugr ormstunga IllugasonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Gefin vas Eir til aura
armdags en litfagra,
þann kveða menn né minna
minn jafnoka, Hrafni,
allra nýztr meðan austan
Alráðr farar dvalði
(því's menrýri minni
málgrôðr) í gný stála.


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: Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason, 3. Lausavísur 10: AI, 197, BI, 187, Skald I, 99; Gunnl 1880, 30, 52, Gunnl 1916, 44-5, Gunnl 1935, 51, 74-5, ÍF 3, 91-2 (Gunnl ch. 11), Gunnl 1957, 29-30, ÍS 1186.


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