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Leiknir Lv 1V (Eb 22)

Leiknir berserkr, Lausavísa 1 — ed. Judy Quinn

Not published: do not cite (Leiknir Lv 1V (Eb 22))

Leiknir berserkrLausavísa1

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Sól-Grund Siggjar linda,
sjaldan hefr of faldit
jafnhátt; ǫglis stéttar
elds nú's skart á þellu;
hodd-Grund, hvat býr undir,
Hlín, oflæti þínu,
hýrmælt, hóti fleira,
hvítings, an vér lítum.


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: Leiknir berserkr, Lausavísa: ,


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