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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Hallm Hallkv 12V (Bergb 12)

Hallmundr bergbúinn, Hallmundarkviða 12 — ed. Tarrin Wills

Not published: do not cite (Hallm Hallkv 12V (Bergb 12))

Hallmundr bergbúinnHallmundarkviða

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Einn ák hús í hrauni,
heim sóttu mik beimar
(fimr vark fyrðum gamna)
fyrr (aldrigi) sjaldan;
flokk nemið it eða ykkat,
oddherðar, mun verða,
enn er at aurnis brunni
óhlít, mikit víti,
óhlít, mikit víti.


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 [XIII], D. 2. [2]. Drömmevers: Af Bergbúaþáttr 12: AII, 213, BII, 229, Skald II, 119, NN §§2954, 2955; Bárð 1860, 128, 142, Guðmundur Finnbogason 1935, 181, ÍF 13, 449-50 (Bergb).


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