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ÞorstÞ Lv 1V (Kumbl 2)

Þorsteinn Þorvarðsson, Lausavísa 1 — ed. Tarrin Wills

Not published: do not cite (ÞorstÞ Lv 1V (Kumbl 2))

Þorsteinn ÞorvarðssonLausavísa1

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Þora munk reiðr at rjóða
randa skóð í blóði,
hvergi's rekks, með rekkum,
ríðr flugdreki slíðra;
áðr gafk erni fæðu,
undgjóðs lituðr, blóði,
fyrr skalk hǫgg við hǫggvi,
hjaldrstærir, þér gjalda.


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. [3]. Drömmevers: Af Kumblbúaþáttr 2: AII, 213, BII, 230, NN §§ 154, 2595, Kumbl 1860, 130, ÍF 13, 454-5, ÍS 2183, Kumbl 1953, 386-7.


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