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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Ólǫf Lv 1V (Vígl 1)

Ólǫf geisli Þórisdóttir, Lausavísa 1 — ed. Klaus Johan Myrvoll

Not published: do not cite (Ólǫf Lv 1V (Vígl 1))

Ólǫf geisli ÞórisdóttirLausavísa1

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Veitk at gullhrings gætir
glaðr kveðr betr en aðrir;
sjá mun hljómr í heimi
hauklanda Vǫr granda;
engi er hirðir hringa
hvítr, svá at ek til líta;
einum vann ek eiða,
ann ek vel bjǫrtum manni.


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. 7. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Víglundarsaga 1: AII, 455, BII, 488,


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