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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Lausavísur — Giz LvIV

Gizurr Þorvaldsson

Gizurr Þorvaldsson, Lausavísur — Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (Giz LvIV)


Enn mank bǫl þats brunnu
bauga-Hlín ok mínir,
skaði kennir mér minni
minn, þrír synir inni;
glaðr munat Gǫndlar rǫðla
gnýskerðandi verða,
brjótr lifir sjá við sútir
sverðs, nema hefndir verði.
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Borg lét brennuvarga
bjórstofnandi klofna
Sónar sex ok einum
(sák deili þess) heila;
bergstjóra gleðr bôru
blikstríðanda síðan
hregg, en hafnak muggu
heldr, síts Kolbein feldum.
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