Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Skapti Þóroddsson (Skapti)

11th century; volume 3; ed. Diana Whaley;

Fragment (Frag) - 1

Skj info: Skapti Þóroddsson, Islandsk lovsigemand, d. 1030. (AI, 314, BI, 291).

Skj poems:
Af et religiøst digt

Fragment — Skapti FragIII

Diana Whaley 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Skapti Þóroddsson, Fragment’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Brepols, Turnhout, p. 355.

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Skj: Skapti Þóroddsson: Af et religiøst digt (AI, 314, BI, 291); stanzas (if different): [v]

in texts: LaufE, Skm, SnE

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 355. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Skapti Þóroddsson, Fragment, 1 [Vol. 3, 356] — Skapti 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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Máttr es munka dróttins
mestr; aflar goð flestu;
Kristr skóp ríkr ok reisti
Róms hǫll verǫld alla.

Skj: Skapti Þóroddsson: Af et religiøst digt (AI, 314; BI, 291); dróttkvætt; ed. DW; group: B; mss: 761ax, A, R, Tx, U, W; texts: LaufE 83(364), Skm 271
 
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