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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Helgakviða Hundingsbana II 17a — ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson

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Codex Regius of the Poetic Edda: an electronic editionHelgakviða Hundingsbana II

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Sinfjötli Sigmundar sonr svaraðiok er það enn ritað. Guðmundr reið heim með hersögu. Þá sömnuðu Granmars synir her; kómu þar margir konungar. Þar var Högni, faðir Sigrúnar, ok synir hans, Bragi ok Dagr. Þar var orrusta mikil ok fellu allir Granmars synir ok allir þeira höfðingjar nema Dagr Högna sonr fekk grið ok vann eiða Völsungum. Sigrún gekk ívalinn ok hitti Höðbrodd að kominn dauða. Hon kvað:


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.


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