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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Grett Lv 7V (Gr 16)

Grettir Ásmundarson, Lausavísur 7 — ed. Jonathan Grove

Not published: do not cite (Grett Lv 7V (Gr 16))

Grettir ÁsmundarsonLausavísur

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Stǫndum upp þó at undir
alltíðum skip ríði;
veit ek at víf mun láta
verr, ef ek ligg á knerri;
því mun ǫllungis illa
aldygg kona hyggja
hvít, ef hér skulum láta
hvert sinn fyr oss vinna.


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. 1. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Grettissaga 14: AII, 434, BII, 465-6, Skald II, 255-6, NN §§2983, 3016; Gr 1853-9, I, 35, II, 210, Gr 1900, 60, ÍF 7, 54-5 (Gr ch. 17), Gr 1994, 39; Jón Þorkelsson 1871, 10.


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