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Egill Lv 47V (Eg 131)

Egill Skallagrímsson, Lausavísur 47 — ed. Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (Egill Lv 47V (Eg 131))

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Hvarfak blindr of branda,
biðk eirar Syn geira
þanns berk harm á hvarma
hnitvǫlum mér sitja,
es jarðgǫfugr orðum
orð mín konungr forðum
hafði grams at gamni
geirs Hamðis mik framði.

sources

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: Egill Skallagrímsson, 7. Lausavísur 45: AI, 59, BI, 52, Skald I, 33, NN §246; Eg 1886-8, 317, ÍF 2, 295 (Eg ch. 85), Eg 2001, 179-80, Eg 2003, 179.

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