Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Anonymous Poems, Nikulásdrápa 1’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 566.
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Firð stóð í bygð breiðri
borg Pátera sorgum,
mest áðr lýðr, frá losta
lítt gættr, í bý fættisk.
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Frið stoð| ibygð bredri borg patera sorgvm mest ꜳ̋ðr lyðr fra losta lut gęttr iby fættiz.
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