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HǫrðG Lv 8V (Harð 15)

Hǫrðr Grímkelsson, Lausavísur 8 — ed. Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (HǫrðG Lv 8V (Harð 15))

Hǫrðr GrímkelssonLausavísur

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Víst mun Torfi treystaz
tandrauðra Nílsanda,
hæðinn hǫldr, at ríða
heim í Botn at Gotnum;
get ek at viðrnám veiti,
(varg trúik þegnar bjargi)
margir meiðar tǫrgu
mætti finnaz hér inni.


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. 2. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Harðar saga Grímkelssonar 15: AII, 448, BII, 480, Skald II, 262, NN §§1592, 3340D; Harð 1756, 100, Harð 1847, 68, Harð 1960, 155, ÍF 13, 59 (Harð ch. 22).


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