Hannah Burrows (ed.) 2017, ‘Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 84 (Gestumblindi, Heiðreks gátur 37)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 451.
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Segðu þat þá
ef ert hverjum konungi vitrari,
hvat mælti Óðinn
í eyra Baldri,
áðr hann væri á bál hafðr.
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Segþu þat þa fyrst ef þu ert | huerium konungí uítrari huat mælti oþinn i eyra balldri adr hann væri a bal hafdr
hvad mællte odinn i eyra Balldurz adur hann var ba̋l | hafdur
hvad mælte | Odenn í eyra Balldurs adur hann var a Ble hafdur
Seig þu þat þa Heidreckur kongr ef | huorium ert vsari huad mællti odinn | j era balldri adur hann veri a bal ha | fdur
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