Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (Þjóð)

9th century; volume 1; ed. Edith Marold;

III. 1. Haustlǫng (Haustl) - 20

Skj info: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski, Norsk skjald, 9 årh. (AI, 7-21, BI, 7-19).

Skj poems:
1. Ynglingatal
2. Haustlǫng
3. Et digt om Harald hårfagre, næppe ægte
4. Lausavísur

Haustlǫng — Þjóð HaustlIII

Margaret Clunies Ross 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, Haustlǫng’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Brepols, Turnhout, p. 431.

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Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng (AI, 16-20, BI, 14-18)

in texts: LaufE, LaufE, Skm, SnE

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 431. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 1 [Vol. 3, 432] — Þjóð Haustl 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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Hvé skalk góðs at gjǫldum
gunnveggjar brú leggja
- - - - - - - - - - - -
raddkleif at Þórleifi.
Týframra sék tíva
trygglaust of far þriggja
á hreingǫru hlýri
hildar fats ok Þjaza.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 1 (AI, 16; BI, 14); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 93
 
2 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 2 [Vol. 3, 434] — Þjóð Haustl 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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Segjǫndum fló sagna
snótar ulfr at móti
í gemlis ham gǫmlum
glammi ó fyr skǫmmu;
settisk ǫrn, þars æsir,
ár (Gefnar) mat bôru
(vasa byrgi-Týr bjarga
bleyði vændr) á seyði.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 2 (AI, 16; BI, 14); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: 164x, 744x, 761ax, A, B, C, R, Tx, U, W; texts: LaufE 41(262), LaufE 17(338), Skm 94, Skm 345
 
3 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 3 [Vol. 3, 435] — Þjóð Haustl 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).

Tormiðluðr vas tívum
tálhreinn meðal beina;
hvat kvað hapta snytrir
hjalmfaldinn því valda;
margspakr of nam mæla
môr valkastar bôru
(vasat Hœnis vinr hônum
hollr) af fornum þolli.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 3 (AI, 16; BI, 14); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: 761ax, A, C, R, Tx, U, W; texts: Skm 95, Skm 308
 
4 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 4 [Vol. 3, 437] — Þjóð Haustl 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).

Fjallgylðir bað fyllar
fet-Meila sér deila
(hlaut) af helgum skutli
(hrafnásar vinr blása);
ving-rǫgnir lét vagna
vígfrekr ofan sígask,
þars vélsparir vôru
varnendr goða farnir.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 4 (AI, 17; BI, 15); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, W; texts: Skm 96
 
5 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 5 [Vol. 3, 439] — Þjóð Haustl 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).

Fljótt bað foldar dróttinn
Fárbauta mǫg Várar
þekkiligr með þegnum
þrymseilar hval deila,
en af breiðu bjóði
bragðvíss at þat lagði
ósvífrandi ása
upp þjórhluti fjóra.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 5 (AI, 17; BI, 15); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: LaufE 45(266), LaufE 25(342), Skm 97
 
6 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 6 [Vol. 3, 440] — Þjóð Haustl 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).

Ok slíðrliga síðan
svangr (vas þat fyr lǫngu)
át af eikirótum
okbjǫrn faðir Marnar,
áðr djúphugaðr dræpi
dolg ballastan vallar
hirði-Týr meðal herða
herfangs ofan stǫngu.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 6 (AI, 17; BI, 15); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 98
 
7 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 7 [Vol. 3, 441] — Þjóð Haustl 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).

Þá varð fastr við fóstra
farmr Sigvinjar arma,
sás ǫll regin eygja,
ǫndurgoðs, í bǫndum;
loddi rô við ramman
reimuð Jǫtunheima,
en holls vinar Hœnis
hendr við stangar enda.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 7 (AI, 17; BI, 15); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 99
 
8 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 8 [Vol. 3, 443] — Þjóð Haustl 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).

Fló með fróðgum tívi
fangsæll of veg langan
sveita nagr, svát slitna
sundr ulfs faðir mundi;
þá varð Þórs of-rúni
(þungr vas Loptr of sprunginn)
môlunaut, hvat's mátti,
miðjungs friðar biðja.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 8 (AI, 17-18; BI, 15-16); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 100
 
9 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 9 [Vol. 3, 444] — Þjóð Haustl 9III

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).

Sér bað sagna hrœri
sorgœran mey fœra,
þás ellilyf ása,
áttrunnr Hymis, kunni;
Brunnakrs of kom bekkjar
Brísings goða dísi
girðiþjófr í garða
grjót-Níðaðar síðan.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 9 (AI, 18; BI, 16); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 101
 
10 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 10 [Vol. 3, 446] — Þjóð Haustl 10III

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).

Urðut brattra barða
byggvendr at þat hryggvir;
þá vas Ið með jǫtnum
unnr nýkomin sunnan;
gættusk allar áttir
Ingvifreys at þingi
(vôru heldr) ok hárar
(hamljót regin) gamlar.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 10 (AI, 18; BI, 16); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 102
 
11 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 11 [Vol. 3, 447] — Þjóð Haustl 11III

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).

Unz hrynsæva hræva
hund ǫlgefnar fundu
leiðiþirr ok læva
lund ǫlgefnar bundu;
þú skalt véltr, nema, vélum,
- vreiðr mælti svá - leiðir
mun stœrandi mæra
mey aptr, Loki, hapta.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 11 (AI, 18; BI, 16); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 103
 
12 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 12 [Vol. 3, 449] — Þjóð Haustl 12III

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).

Heyrðak svá, þat (síðan
sveik opt ôsu leikum)
hugreynandi Hœnis
hauks fló bjalfa aukinn,
ok lómhugaðr lagði
leikblaðs reginn fjaðrar
ern at ǫglis barni
arnsúg faðir Marnar.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 12 (AI, 18-19; BI, 16); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx; texts: Skm 104
 
13 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 13 [Vol. 3, 451] — Þjóð Haustl 13III

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).

Hófu skjótt, en skófu,
skǫpt, ginnregin, brinna,
en sonr biðils sviðnar
(sveipr varð í fǫr) Greipar.
Þat's of fátt á fjalla
Finns ilja brú minni.
Baugs þák bifum fáða
bifkleif at Þórleifi.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 13 (AI, 18; BI, 17); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx; texts: Skm 105
 
14 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 14 [Vol. 3, 453] — Þjóð Haustl 14III

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).

Eðr of sér, es jǫtna
ótti lét of sóttan
hellis baur á hyrjar,
haug Grjótúna, baugi;
ók at ísarnleiki
Jarðar sunr, en dunði,
móðr svall Meila blóða,
Mána vegr und hônum.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 14 (AI, 19; BI, 17); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: 744x, 761ax, B, R, Tx, U, W; texts: Skm 66, Skm 109
 
15 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 15 [Vol. 3, 455] — Þjóð Haustl 15III

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).

Knôttu ǫll, en, Ullar
endilôg, fyr mági,
grund vas grápi hrundin,
ginnunga vé brinna,
þás hafregin hafrar
hógreiðar framm drógu
(seðr gekk Svǫlnis ekkja
sundr) at Hrungnis fundi.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 15 (AI, 19; BI, 17); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 67
 
16 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 16 [Vol. 3, 456] — Þjóð Haustl 16III

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).

Þyrmðit Baldrs of barmi,
berg, solgnum þar dolgi,
hristusk bjǫrg ok brustu,
brann upphiminn, manna;
mjǫk frák móti hrøkkva
myrkbeins Haka reinar,
þás vígligan, vagna
vátt, sinn bana þátti.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 16 (AI, 19; BI, 17); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 68
 
17 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 17 [Vol. 3, 457] — Þjóð Haustl 17III

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 fló bjarga gæti
- bǫnd ollu því - randa
(ímun) fǫlr und iljar
íss (vildu svá dísir);
varðat hǫggs frá hǫrðum
hraundrengr þaðan lengi
trjónu trolls of-rúna
tíðs fjǫllama at bíða.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 17 (AI, 19-20; BI, 17-18); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 69
 
18 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 18 [Vol. 3, 459] — Þjóð Haustl 18III

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).

Fjǫrspillir lét falla
fjalfrs ólágra gjalfra
bǫlverðungar Belja
bolm á randar holmi;
þar hné grundar gilja
gramr fyr skǫrpum hamri,
en berg-Dana bægði
brjótr við jǫrmunþrjóti.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 18 (AI, 20; BI, 18); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 70
 
19 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 19 [Vol. 3, 460] — Þjóð Haustl 19III

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).

Ok hǫrð brotin herju
heimþingaðar Vingnis
hvein í hjarna mœni
hein at Grundar sveini,
þar svát, eðr í Óðins
ólaus burar hausi,
stála vikr of stokkin
stóð Einriða blóði.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 19 (AI, 20; BI, 18); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 71
 
20 Vol. 3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 20 [Vol. 3, 461] — Þjóð Haustl 20III

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).

Áðr ór hneigihlíðum
hárs ǫl-Gefjun sára
reiði-Týs et rauða
ryðs hœlibǫl gœli.
Gǫrla lítk á Geitis
garði þær of farðir.
Baugs þák bifum fáða
bifkleif at Þórleifi.

Skj: Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 2. Haustlǫng 20 (AI, 20; BI, 18); dróttkvætt; ed. MCR; group: B; mss: R, Tx, W; texts: Skm 72
 
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