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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Ásgrímr Ketilsson (ÁKet)

12th century; volume 3; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

Poem about Sverrir (Sverr) - 1

Skj info: Ásgrímr Ketilsson, Islandsk skjald, 12. årh. (AI, 540, BI, 521).

Skj poems:
Af et digt om kong Sverre(?)

Poem about Sverrir (‘Poem about Sverrir’) — ÁKet SverrIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Ásgrímr Ketilsson, Poem about Sverrir’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 14.


Skj: Ásgrímr Ketilsson: Af et digt om kong Sverre(?) (AI, 540, BI, 521); stanzas (if different): [v]

in texts: LaufE, LaufE, Skm, SnE

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 14. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Ásgrímr Ketilsson, Poem about Sverrir, 1 [Vol. 3, 14] — ÁKet Sverr 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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Siggœðir vas síðan
seimǫrr í Þrándheimi
(þjóð veit þínar íðir)
þann orms trega (sannar).

Skj: Ásgrímr Ketilsson: Af et digt om kong Sverre(?) (AI, 540; BI, 521); dróttkvætt; ed. KEG; group: B; mss: 164x, 2368x, 743x, 761bx, B, papp10x, R, Tx, U, W; texts: LaufE 103(308), LaufE 188(400), Skm 140
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