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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Hávh Lv 6V (Háv 7)

Hávarðr halti Ísfirðingr, Lausavísur 2-14 6 — ed. Rolf Stavnem

Not published: do not cite (Hávh Lv 6V (Háv 7))

Hávarðr halti ÍsfirðingrLausavísur 2-14

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Vér hǫfum felda fjóra
(feng telk í því drengum)
brátt, þeirs blóðgan létu
Bjargeyjar son deyja;
enn af órum mǫnnum
(eirð vas fallin geira)
þanns vas hœfðr með hlunni
Hallgrímr kveðr nú fallinn.


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: Hávarðr halti ísfirðingr, Lausavísur 5: AI, 189, BI, 179, Skald I, 95, NN §533; Háv 1860, 29, 179, Finnur Jónsson 1909b, 90, Háv 1923, 32-3, 62, ÍF 6, 328 (Háv ch. 11), ÍS 2018, V, 333.


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