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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Svert Lv 1IV

Svertingr Þorleifsson, Lausavísur 1 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (Svert Lv 1IV)

Svertingr ÞorleifssonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Hǫrð er heimsókn orðin;
hafa mun svinn at minnum
ǫld, hvé ýtar guldu
yfirmanns bana sannan,
er ráfáka rôku
reiðendr gota meiði
barðs ór Breiðafirði
braut sjaldfarnar lautir.


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: Svertingr Þorleifsson, Lausavísur 1: , BII, 95,


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