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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Guðr II 5

Guðrúnarkviða II 5 — ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson

Not published: do not cite (Guðr II 5)

Codex Regius of the Poetic Edda: an electronic editionGuðrúnarkviða II

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Gekk ek grátandi
við Grana ræða,
jó frá ek spjalla;
hnipnaði Grani þá,
drap ígras höfði;
jórþað vissi:
Eigendr né lifðut.
Lengi hvarfað,
lengi hugir deilduz
áðr ek of frægjak
fólkvörð að gram.


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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