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Þorm Lv 4V (Fbr 21)

Þormóðr Kolbrúnarskáld, Lausavísur 4 — ed. R. D. Fulk

Not published: do not cite (Þorm Lv 4V (Fbr 21))

Þormóðr KolbrúnarskáldLausavísur

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Betr lézk beita skutli,
Baldr hœlir því skjaldar,
(þollr hleypr hart of hellur
hlunnjós), an vér kunna;
gǫrr mank hitt, hveim harri
hugdyrstr skipar fyrstum
(veitti oss, sás átti,
orms torg) í skjaldborgu.


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: Þórmóðr Bersason Kolbrúnarskáld, 2. Lausavísur 4: AI, 282, BI, 261, Skald I, 134, NN §§333, 3071; Hb 1892-6, 392-3, Flat 1860-8, II, 209 (Fbr (ÓH ch. 156)), Fbr 1852, 86 (ch. 9), Fbr 1925-7, 157 (ch. 23), Loth 1960a, 133 (ch. 15), ÍS 823 (ch. 23), ÍF 6, 230 (Fbr ch. 23); Gaertner 1907, 310, 333-4, Finnur Jónsson 1932-3, 57-8.


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