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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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ÞormÓl Lv 1V (Nj 28)

Þormóðr Óláfsson, Lausavísa 1 — ed. R. D. Fulk

Not published: do not cite (ÞormÓl Lv 1V (Nj 28))

Þormóðr ÓláfssonLausavísa1

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Øngr var sólar slǫngvir
sandheims á Íslandi
(hróðr er) af heiðnum lýðum
(hægr) Gunnari frægri;
Njǫrðr nam hjálma hríðar
hlífrunna tvá lífi,
sár gaf stála stýrir
stórum tólf ok fjórum.


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: Þormóðr prestr Óláfsson, 3. Lausavísa: AII, 347-8, BII, 371, Skald II, 200Nj 1875-89, I, 367 (ch. 77), II, 467-8, ÍF 12, 477-8 (Viðbætir); Jón Þorkelsson 1870, 16-17.


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