Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Gizurr svarti (gullbrárskáld) (Gizsv)

11th century; volume 1; ed. Diana Whaley;

III. Fragment (Frag) - 1

Skj info: Gizurr gullbrárskáld, Islandsk skjald, d. 1030. (AI, 316, BI, 292-293).

Skj poems:
1. Af et fyrstedigt
2. Lausavísa

Fragment — Gizsv FragIII

Diana Whaley 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Gizurr svarti (gullbrárskáld), Fragment’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 192.


Skj: Gizurr gullbrárskáld: 1. Af et fyrstedigt (AI, 316, BI, 292); stanzas (if different): [v]

in texts: Skm, SnE

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 192. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. 48. Gizurr svarti (gullbrárskáld) (biog. vol. 1), Fragment, 1 [Vol. 3, 192] — Gizsv 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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Fylkir gleðr í folki
flagðs blakk ok svan Hlakkar;
Áleifr of viðr élum
Yggs gǫgl fegin Skǫglar.

Skj: Gizurr gullbrárskáld: 1. Af et fyrstedigt (AI, 316; BI, 292); dróttkvætt; ed. DW; group: B; mss: 744x, 761bx, B, C, R, Tx; texts: Skm 386
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