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Grett Lv 15V (Gr 28)

Grettir Ásmundarson, Lausavísur 15 — ed. Jonathan Grove

Not published: do not cite (Grett Lv 15V (Gr 28))

Grettir ÁsmundarsonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Jafnan verðr til
oflǫng boga slǫngvi,
því kemr þar til sumra
þung hefnd fyrir, tunga;
margr hefir beiðir borgar
benlinns sakir minni,
ferðalangr, þótt fengir
fjǫrtjón, en þú gǫrvar.


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 21: AII, 436, BII, 467-8,


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