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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Unnr Lv 1V (Nj 1)

Unnr Marðardóttir, Lausavísur 1 — ed. R. D. Fulk

Not published: do not cite (Unnr Lv 1V (Nj 1))

Unnr MarðardóttirLausavísur

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Víst segik gótt frá geystum
geirhvessanda þessum,
þats sjálfráðligt silfra
sundrhreyti er fundit;
verðk, þvít álmr er orðinn
eggþings fyr gørningum
(satt er at sék við spotti)
segja mart eða þegja.


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. 1. [1]. Uægte vers af slægtsagaer: Af Njálssaga 1: AII, 198, BII, 210-11, Skald I, 110Nj 1875-89, I, 29 (ch. 7), II, 343-7, ÍF 12, 465 (Viðbætir); Jón Þorkelsson 1870, 3.


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