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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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GÁsb Lv 1IV

Guðmundr Ásbjarnarson, Lausavísa 1 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (GÁsb Lv 1IV)

Guðmundr ÁsbjarnarsonLausavísa1

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Beiðisk illara orða
umsnuðrandinn borða;
fœddr var á beinum bǫrðum
barkhrjóðr í Austfjǫrðum;
eltr var austan glanni,
ógiptan skaut manni
(háð samir mistar meiði)
yfir Mǫðrudalsheiði.


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: Guðmundr Ásbjarnarson, Lausavísa: AII, 86, BII, 97,


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