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Hfr Lv 12V (Hallfr 15)

Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Lausavísur 12 — ed. Diana Whaley

Not published: do not cite (Hfr Lv 12V (Hallfr 15))

Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld ÓttarssonLausavísur

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Ólk, þars aldri véla
auðgildanda vildak,
hyrjar njót á hvítu
hrafnvíns féi mínu;
vank til góðs við grenni
gunnmás, sem ek kunna,
en friðskerðir fœrði
fjǫrtál at mér hjǫrva.


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: Hallfrøðr Óttarsson vandræðaskáld, 5. Lausavísur 12: AI, 169, BI, 159, Skald I, 86ÓT 1958-2000, II, 25-6, Flat 1860-8, I, 342ÍF 8, 171 (Hallfr ch. 7), Hallfr 1977, 72, ÍS II, 1209, 1241.


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