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Ásd Lv 1V (Gr 72)

Ásdís Bárðardóttir, Lausavísa 1 — ed. Jonathan Grove

Not published: do not cite (Ásd Lv 1V (Gr 72))

Ásdís BárðardóttirLausavísa1

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Munduð ei síðr en sauðir
(Sýrar gráts) fyr dýri
(komit er norðr at Njǫrðum
nýtt skaup), á sjá hlaupa,
ef styrviðir stæði,
stála Freyr, í eyju
(verit hefi ek lofs um lýði
ljett) ósjúkan Gretti.


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: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV], A. 1. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Grettissaga 53: AII, 444-5, BII, 476,


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