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ShÞ Sorceress 3V

Skáldhelgi Þórðarson, verses addressed to a sorceress 3 — ed. Hannah Burrows

Not published: do not cite (ShÞ Sorceress 3V)

Skáldhelgi Þórðarsonverses addressed to a sorceress

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

…†it† illsku bragd
og ginntan gaut
fra gullaz

skiott burttu nu
far fiflan hier
fra augum mier.


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

Jón Þorkelsson 1922-7, 237, Jón Helgason 1976, 253.


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