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Bǫðmóðr Lv 1VIII (Ket 28)

Beatrice La Farge (ed.) 2017, ‘Ketils saga hœngs 28 (Bǫðmóðr Framarsson, Lausavísur 1)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 580.

Bǫðmóðr FramarssonLausavísur

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Hverr er enn hávi,
er á haugi sitr
ok horfir veðri viðr?;
frostharðan mann
hykk þik feiknum vera,
er þér hvatki hlýr.


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], E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga VI 1: AII, 284-5, BII, 306, Skald II, 162, NN §2391; FSN 2, 134, FSGJ 2, 175, Anderson 1990, 56-7, 104, 441; Edd. Min. 82.


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