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EGils Guðv 17IV

Einarr Gilsson, Vísur um Guðmund biskup 17 — ed. Kirsten Wolf

Not published: do not cite (EGils Guðv 17IV)

Einarr GilssonVísur um Guðmund biskup

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Dróttir vissu, at síðan sáttir
sátt náðandi skilduz báðir,
víða báru þjóðir þeira,
þeir byskupar, sæmd at meiri;
dynda mærð gat hjǫrva hirðir,
herra minn, at forsǫgn þinni
brǫgnum int, en fyrðar fregni
frægð Guðmundar sóma nægða.


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: Einarr Gilsson, 2. Et hrynhent digt om Gudmund Arason 17: AII, 407-8, BII, 434, Skald II, 237; Jón Sigurðsson et al. 1858-78, II, 103.


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