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HelgaB Lv 2V (Bárð 2)

Helga Bárðardóttir, Lausavísur 2 — ed. Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (HelgaB Lv 2V (Bárð 2))

Helga BárðardóttirLausavísur
12

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Braut vil ek bráðla leita,
brestr ei stríð í flestu
mér fyr menja rýri,
mun ek dáliga kálaz,
þvíat auðspenni unnak
alteit sefa heitum;
sorg má ek sízt því byrgja,
sit ek ein, trega greinum.

sources

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: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV], A. 3. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Bárðarsaga Snæfellsáss 2: AII, 450, BII, 482, Skald II, 263, NN §1595; Bárð 1756, 168, Bárð 1860, 13-14, Bárð 1984, 34-5, ÍF 13, 122 (Bárð ch. 7).

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