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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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GunnHám Lv 10V (Nj 23)

Gunnarr Hámundarson, Lausavísur 10 — ed. R. D. Fulk

Not published: do not cite (GunnHám Lv 10V (Nj 23))

Gunnarr HámundarsonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Hykk at þat myni þykkja
þvengláðs Njǫrun engu
dýnu, darra reynir
driptar, máli skipta;
móins jarðar gakk myrðir
meir framm í dyn geira,
leygs ef reið skal ráða
Rínar hǫfði mínu.


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 21: AII, 203, BII, 216, Skald II, 113Nj 1875-89, I, 289 (ch. 63), II, 459-60, ÍF 12, 475-6 (Viðbætir); Jón Þorkelsson 1870, 13-14.


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