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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Þórðh Lv 1V (Þórð 1)

Þórðr hreða, Lausavísur 1 — ed. Klaus Johan Myrvoll

Not published: do not cite (Þórðh Lv 1V (Þórð 1))

Þórðr hreðaLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Ek segi víg þau, er vágu
virðendr þrimu girðis,
Klyppr rauð brand í blóði
burs, Hildar, Gunnildar;
þá fell, hjálms, í hǫllu,
hlaut, Klyppr, bana af Gauti,
þar vá ek þolla fjóra
þremja lax með saxi.


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 XIV], A. 4. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Þórðar saga hreðu 1: AII, 451, BII, 483, Skald II, 264NN §§1603, 1604Þórð 1848, 7, ÍF 14, 168 (Þórð ch. 2).


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