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RKet Lv 1IV

Rúnólfr Ketilsson, Lausavísa 1 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (RKet Lv 1IV)

Rúnólfr KetilssonLausavísa1

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Hraust es hǫll, sús Kristi
hugblíðum lét smíða,
góð es rót und rôðum,
ríkr stjórnari, slíkum;
gipta vas þats gerði
goðs rann Íugtanni;
Pétr hefr eignazk ítra
Arna smíð ok Bjarna.


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: Rúnolfr Ketilsson, Lausavísa: AI, 533, BI, 513,


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