Hervǫr Hundingjadóttir (HervH)
volume 8; ed. Richard L. Harris;
VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 4
not in Skj
HervH LvVIII (HjǪ)
Not published: do not cite (HervH LvVIII (HjǪ))
Full edition, translation and commentary
for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 519.
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The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj
where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.
4 — HervH Lv 4VIII (HjǪ 27)
Cite as: Richard L. Harris (ed.) 2017, ‘Hjálmþés saga ok Ǫlvis 27 (Hervǫr Hundingjadóttir, Lausavísur 4)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 519.
The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).
Gef þú auð jǫfurr,
ef þú ǫrr þykkisk,
þágu gull gumnar,
gerask þér vel hollir;
en ef maðr metnask
við mildings síðu,
sýn leiðum lyndi,
lát hann sneypu hljóta. (fornyrðislag)
editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 16. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hjálmþérs saga ok Ǫlvis IV 6 (AII, 338; BII, 359); Skald II, 194, NN §124; HjǪ 1720, 48, FSN 3, 491-2, FSGJ 4, 216-17, HjǪ 1970, 39-40, 94-5, 155-6.