Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Skáldhallr (Skáldh)

13th century; volume 4; ed. Guðrún Nordal;

Brandsdrápa (Branddr) - 6

Skj info: Skáld-Hallr, Islandsk skjald, 13. årh. (AII, 91-92, BII, 102-4).

Skj poems:
Brandsdrápa

Brandsdrápa — Skáldh BranddrIV

Not published: do not cite (Skáldh BranddrIV)

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Skj: Skáld-Hallr: Brandsdrápa, 1246 (AII, 91-92, BII, 102-4)

in texts: Stu, ÞKak

This edition is currently in preparation and will be published in a forthcoming volume of the series. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 4. Skáldhallr, Brandsdrápa, 1 — Skáldh Branddr 1IV

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Brandr drósk ýta undir,
atreið varð þá skatna,
brátt of breiðar sveitir,
búendr saman strendu;
þustu Vatsskarð vestan
vinir Brands ok svá handan,
skjótt frák heldr at hittisk
heraðs-drótt ok lið Fljóta.

Skj: Skáld-Hallr: Brandsdrápa 1 (A; BII, 137); dróttkvætt; ed. GN; group: C; mss: 114x, I, papp8x; texts: ÞKak 10
 
2 Vol. 4. Skáldhallr, Brandsdrápa, 2 — Skáldh Branddr 2IV

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Brátt varð ferð at fréttum
fundr, á Haugsness grundu,
háttr, sás hǫldar ôttu,
(hlíf rauzk) fira lífi;
lagði lýðr, þars dugði
landfolk, saman randir,
ok fullharðra fyrða
fylkingar á gingusk.

Skj: Skáld-Hallr: Brandsdrápa 2 (A; BII, 137); dróttkvætt; ed. GN; group: C; mss: 114x, I, papp8x; texts: ÞKak 11
 
3 Vol. 4. Skáldhallr, Brandsdrápa, 3 — Skáldh Branddr 3IV

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Ruddisk brýnum broddi,
Brandr neytti vel handa,
af þars eggjar skífðu,
auð-Baldr, hluti skjaldar;
geystusk geirar traustir,
gekk hrafn af því drekka,
fast at fyrða brjóstum,
fen dreyrugra benja.

Skj: Skáld-Hallr: Brandsdrápa 3 (A; BII, 137); dróttkvætt; ed. GN; group: C; mss: 114x, I, papp8x; texts: ÞKak 12
 
4 Vol. 4. Skáldhallr, Brandsdrápa, 4 — Skáldh Branddr 4IV

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).

Gekk, þars geirar stukku,
goði várr með hjǫr roðnum
fystr í fylking trausta
framm ok Þórðr enn rammi;
fast hykk frændr at lysti,
ferð ofraði sverðum,
él varð Yggjar bála
ǫndurt, saman rǫndum.

Skj: Skáld-Hallr: Brandsdrápa 4 (A; BII, 137); dróttkvætt; ed. GN; group: C; mss: 114x, I, papp8x; texts: ÞKak 13
 
5 Vol. 4. Skáldhallr, Brandsdrápa, 5 — Skáldh Branddr 5IV

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).

Harðr frák heldr at yrði
Hildar leikr, þars gildir
baugskerðandar bǫrðusk;
bitu sverð í hlym rítar;
Yggs varð annarr tveggja,
at gingusk þá skatnar,
odda meiðr í óðu
alls gnýhreggi falla.

Skj: Skáld-Hallr: Brandsdrápa 5 (A; BII, 137); dróttkvætt; ed. GN; group: C; mss: 114x, I, papp8x; texts: ÞKak 14
 
6 Vol. 4. Skáldhallr, Brandsdrápa, 6 — Skáldh Branddr 6IV

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).

Létu líf fyr spjótum,
lásk eigi þar háski,
sungu vôpn á vangi
víghljóð, búendr góðir;
vítt lá valr á grýttu,
varð tafn búit hrafni,
gunnar már of gaurum
gall, Haugsnesi fallinn.

Skj: Skáld-Hallr: Brandsdrápa 6 (A; BII, 137); dróttkvætt; ed. GN; group: C; mss: 114x, I, papp8x; texts: ÞKak 15
 
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