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StjOdd Geirdr 3V (StjǫrnODr 8)

Stjǫrnu-Oddi Helgason, Geirviðardrápa 3 — ed. Tarrin Wills

Not published: do not cite (StjOdd Geirdr 3V (StjǫrnODr 8))

Stjǫrnu-Oddi HelgasonGeirviðardrápa

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Siglðu Hofs fyr hǫfða
herðendr skipa ferðum
gǫndlar (grams) með landi,
(gótt ráð var þat dróttar),
unz í Sílda-sundi
sigrgǫfgaðir vigrum
hjoggu horskir seggir
hjǫrs andskota bǫrva.


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. [1]. Drömmevers: Af Stjǫrnu-Oddadraumr II 3: AII, 209, BII, 223-4, Skald II, 116, NN §§1431, 1432; Bárð 1860, 120, 139, ÍF 13, 478.


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