Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson (Arn)

11th century; volume 2; ed. Diana Whaley;

III. 1. Fragments (Frag) - 8

Skj info: Arnórr Þórðarson jarlaskáld, Islandsk skjald, 11. årh. (AI, 332-54, BI, 305-27).

Skj poems:
1. Rǫgnvaldsdrápa
2. Hrynhenda, Magnúsdrápa
3. Magnúsdrápa
4. Et digt om Hermundr Illugason
5. Þórfinnsdrápa
6. Erfidrápa om kong Harald hårdråde
7. Vers af ubestemmelige digte, samt én lausavísa

Fragments — Arn FragIII

Diana Whaley 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Fragments’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Brepols, Turnhout, p. 3.

 1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8 

Skj: Arnórr Þórðarson jarlaskáld: 7. Vers af ubestemmelige digte, samt én lausavísa (AI, 353-4, BI, 326-7); stanzas (if different): 2 | 3 | 4 | 5

in texts: Gramm, LaufE, LaufE, Skm, SnE, TGT

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 3. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson (biog. vol. 2), 1. Fragments, 1 [Vol. 3, 3] — Arn Frag 1III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Míkáll vegr þats misgǫrt þykkir
manvitsfróðr ok alt et góða;
tyggi skiptir síðan seggjum
sólar hjalms á dœmistóli.

Skj: Arnórr Þórðarson jarlaskáld: 7. Vers af ubestemmelige digte, samt én lausavísa 1 (AI, 353; BI, 326); dróttkvætt; ed. DW; group: B; mss: B, R, Tx, U, W; texts: Skm 117
 
2 Vol. 3. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson (biog. vol. 2), 1. Fragments, 2 [Vol. 3, 4] — Arn Frag 2III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Svalg áttbogi ylgjar
ógóðr, en varð blóði
grœðir grœnn at rauðum,
grandauknum ná, blandinn.

Skj: Arnórr Þórðarson jarlaskáld: 6. Erfidrápa om kong Harald hårdråde 5 (AI, 350; BI, 323); dróttkvætt; ed. DW; group: A2; mss: 744x, A, B, C, R, Tx, U; texts: Skm 324
 
3 Vol. 3. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson (biog. vol. 2), 1. Fragments, 3 [Vol. 3, 5] — Arn Frag 3III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Siklinga venr snekkjur
sælútar konr úti,
hann litar herskip innan
(hrafns góð es þat) blóði.

Skj: Arnórr Þórðarson jarlaskáld: 7. Vers af ubestemmelige digte, samt én lausavísa 2 (AI, 354; BI, 326); dróttkvætt; ed. DW; group: B; mss: 744x, A, B, C, R, Tx, U; texts: Skm 409
 
4 Vol. 3. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson (biog. vol. 2), 1. Fragments, 4 [Vol. 3, 6] — Arn Frag 4III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Bekks lá eldr ok axla
ulfliðs Dǫnum miðli.
(ek svá armband þakka
eitt Skônunga) hônum.

Skj: Arnórr Þórðarson jarlaskáld: 7. Vers af ubestemmelige digte, samt én lausavísa 3 (AI, 354; BI, 326); dróttkvætt; ed. DW; group: B; mss: 2368x, 743x; texts: LaufE 40(348)
 
5 Vol. 3. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson (biog. vol. 2), 1. Fragments, 5 [Vol. 3, 7] — Arn Frag 5III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Sæll er Sýr-hallar
seiða bein-reiðir.

Skj: Not in Skj; haðarlag; ed. DW; group: B; mss: 1496x, 742x; texts: LaufE 14
 
6 Vol. 3. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson (biog. vol. 2), 1. Fragments, 6 [Vol. 3, 8] — Arn Frag 6III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Kreisti knútu lostna
klifs bein fjǫru steini.

Skj: Arnórr Þórðarson jarlaskáld: 7. Vers af ubestemmelige digte, samt én lausavísa 4 (AI, 354; BI, 326); dróttkvætt; ed. DW; group: B; mss: 2368x, 743x; texts: LaufE 186(399)
 
7 Vol. 3. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson (biog. vol. 2), 1. Fragments, 7 [Vol. 3, 9] — Arn Frag 7III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Sumar hvern frekum erni.

Skj: Arnórr Þórðarson jarlaskáld: 6. Erfidrápa om kong Harald hårdråde 6 (AI, 350; BI, 323); dróttkvætt; ed. DW; group: A2; mss: 744x, A, B, W; texts: TGT 7
 
8 Vol. 3. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson (biog. vol. 2), 1. Fragments, 8 [Vol. 3, 10] — Arn Frag 8III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Foldar fiðr...

Skj: Not in Skj; (unclassified); ed. DW; group: B; mss: 1496x, 164x, 742x, 743x; texts: LaufE 0
 
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