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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Hallm Hallkv 9V (Bergb 9)

Hallmundr bergbúinn, Hallmundarkviða 9 — ed. Tarrin Wills

Not published: do not cite (Hallm Hallkv 9V (Bergb 9))

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Dauðan mér frá morði,
mun ván ara kvánar,
handan hrímnis kindar
hárskeggjaðan báru;
en steinnǫkkva styrkvan,
stafns plóglimum grǫfnum,
járni fáðan Aurni,
auðkendan, réðk senda,
auðkendan, réðk senda.


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 9: AII, 212, BII, 228, Skald II, 119, NN §§2951, 2952; Bárð 1860, 127, Guðmundur Finnbogason 1935, 180, ÍF 13, 447-8 (Bergb).


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