Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Eilífr kúlnasveinn (Ekúl)

12th century; volume 3; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

1. Kristsdrápa (Kristdr) - 4

Skj info: Eilífr kúlnasveinn, Islandsk skjald, 12. årh. (AI, 572-3, BI, 565-6).

Skj poems:
1. Kristsdrápa(?), el. brudstykker af digte(?).
2. Lausavísa(?)
2. Lausavísa(?)

Kristsdrápa (‘Drápa of Christ’) — Ekúl KristdrIII

Margaret Clunies Ross 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Eilífr kúlnasveinn, Kristsdrápa’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Brepols, Turnhout, p. 130.

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Skj: Eilífr kúlnasveinn: 1. Kristsdrápa(?), el. brudstykker af digte(?). (AI, 572, BI, 565-6); stanzas (if different): 5(?)

in texts: LaufE, Skm, SnE

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 130. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Eilífr kúlnasveinn, 1. Kristsdrápa, 1 [Vol. 3, 130] — Ekúl Kristdr 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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Hróts lýtr helgum krúzi
heims ferð ok lið beima,
sǫnn es an ǫll dýrð ǫnnur
einn sólkonungr hreinni.

Skj: Eilífr kúlnasveinn: 1. Kristsdrápa(?), el. brudstykker af digte(?). 1 (AI, 572; BI, 565); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: 761ax, A, R, Tx, U, W; texts: LaufE 85(365), Skm 273
 
2 Vol. 3. Eilífr kúlnasveinn, 1. Kristsdrápa, 2 [Vol. 3, 132] — Ekúl Kristdr 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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Hirð lýtr himna, dýrðar,
hrein Máríu sveini,
môtt viðr mildingr dróttar
(maðr's hann ok goð) sannan.

Skj: Eilífr kúlnasveinn: 1. Kristsdrápa(?), el. brudstykker af digte(?). 2 (AI, 572; BI, 565); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: 761ax, A, R, Tx, U, W; texts: LaufE 86(365), Skm 274
 
3 Vol. 3. Eilífr kúlnasveinn, 1. Kristsdrápa, 3 [Vol. 3, 132] — Ekúl Kristdr 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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Môttr's an menn of hyggi
mætr goðs vinar betri,
þó's engla gramr ǫllu
ǫrr helgari ok dýrri.

Skj: Eilífr kúlnasveinn: 1. Kristsdrápa(?), el. brudstykker af digte(?). 3 (AI, 572; BI, 566); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: 761ax, A, R, Tx, U, W; texts: LaufE 87(365), Skm 275
 
4 Vol. 3. Eilífr kúlnasveinn, 1. Kristsdrápa, 4 [Vol. 3, 133] — Ekúl Kristdr 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).

Himins dýrð lofar hǫlða
(hann's alls konungr) stilli.

Skj: Eilífr kúlnasveinn: 1. Kristsdrápa(?), el. brudstykker af digte(?). 4 (AI, 572; BI, 566); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: 761ax, A, R, Tx, U, W; texts: LaufE 90(365), Skm 278
 
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