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SturlB Lv 2IV

Sturla Bárðarson, Lausavísur 2 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (SturlB Lv 2IV)

Sturla BárðarsonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Oss hefr elta víða
eyðir bǫðvar skíða,
margr spyrr seint et sanna,
sveit hræðumk vér manna;
hitt vas hóti fyrra,
heldr teljum þat dyrra,
stǫkk á grundar girði
goðinn sjalfr ór Vatsfirði.


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: Sturla Bárðarson, 1. Lausavísur 2: AII, 45, BII, 54,


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