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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Hfr Lv 10V (Hallfr 13)

Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Lausavísur 10 — ed. Diana Whaley

Not published: do not cite (Hfr Lv 10V (Hallfr 13))

Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld ÓttarssonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Sá's með Sygna ræsi
siðr, at blót eru kviðjuð;
verðum flest at forðask
fornhaldin skǫp norna;
láta allir ýtar
Óðins ætt fyr róða;
verðk ok neyddr frá Njarðar
niðjum Krist at biðja.


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: Hallfrøðr Óttarsson vandræðaskáld, 5. Lausavísur 10: AI, 169, BI, 159, Skald I, 86NN §3058ÓT 1958-2000, I, 390-1, Flat 1860-8, I, 327ÍF8, 159 (Hallfr ch. 6), Hallfr 1977, 49-50, ÍS II, 1204, 1234.


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