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SvB Lv 2V (Gr 33)

Sveinn á Bakka, Lausavísur 2 — ed. Jonathan Grove

Not published: do not cite (SvB Lv 2V (Gr 33))

Sveinn á BakkaLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Sáttu hvar reið inn reitni
(raun er oss mikil) hrossi
slyttimákr (at slíku)
slægr frá næstum bæjum;
heraðsmenn skulu hvinni
hefning fyr þat nefna;
bera mun búk at hváru
blán, ef ek næða hánum.


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 25: AII, 437-8, BII, 469,


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