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HrafnǪ Lv 3V (Gunnl 18)

Hrafn Ǫnundarson, Lausavísur 3 — ed. Diana Whaley

Not published: do not cite (HrafnǪ Lv 3V (Gunnl 18))

Hrafn ǪnundarsonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Veitat greppr, hvárr greppa
gagnsæli hlýtr fagna,
hér's bensigðum brugðit,
búin es egg í leggi;
þó mun, einn, ok ekkja
ung mær, þótt vér særimk,
þorna spǫng af þingi
þegns hugrekki fregna.


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: Hrafn Ǫnundarson, Lausavísur 3: AI, 198, BI, 189, Skald I, 100, NN §§1103, 1853A, E, 1911; Gunnl 1880, 31-2, 53-4, Gunnl 1916, 47, Gunnl 1935, 52, 75-6, ÍF 3, 94 (Gunnl ch. 11), Gunnl 1957, 31, ÍS 1187.


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