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HaukrV Ísldr 2IV

Haukr Valdísarson, Íslendingadrápa 2 — ed. Kari Ellen Gade

Not published: do not cite (HaukrV Ísldr 2IV)

Haukr ValdísarsonÍslendingadrápa

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Hvals munk hvassa telja
húðlendinga búðar,
hamra vífs þás hǫfðu
hoddlógendr byr gnógan,
meðan til þess, en þessum
þǫgn veiti hlyn peitu
garða grundar Nirðir,
geð deilisk mér, seilar.


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: Haukr Valdísarson, Íslendingadrápa 2: AI, 556, BI, 539, Skald I, 261; Möbius 1874, 5, 26-8.


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