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KrRef Lv 3V (Krók 3)

Króka-Refr, Lausavísur 3 — ed. Kari Ellen Gade

Not published: do not cite (KrRef Lv 3V (Krók 3))


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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Þikkiz þremja stǫkkvir
(þat er líkindi) at ríki
reyndr í rǫskum hǫndum
ráð várt hafa báðum,
fyrr get ek hins, en hjǫrva
hljómbeiðir mik veiði,
(hugðr mun hróðr), at brǫgðum
hringbætandi mæti.


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. 6. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Krókarefssaga 3: AII, 455, BII, 487, Skald II, 266; Krók 1883, 29, ÍF 14, 147-8 (Krók ch. 14).


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