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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anonymous Lausavísur (Anon)

III. 3. Stanzas from Snorra Edda (SnE) - 18

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2.1: Stanzas from Snorra Edda — Anon (SnE)III

Kari Ellen Gade, Margaret Clunies Ross and Matthew Townend 2017, ‘ Anonymous, Stanzas from Snorra Edda’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 512. <> (accessed 4 July 2022)

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SkP info: III, 525

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13 — Anon (SnE) 13III

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Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Anonymous Lausavísur, Stanzas from Snorra Edda 13’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 525.

Hrauð í himin upp glóðum
hafs; gekk sær af afli;
bǫrð, hykk, at ský skerðu;
skaut Ránar vegr mána.

Hrauð glóðum hafs upp í himin; sær gekk af afli; hykk, at bǫrð skerðu ský; {vegr Ránar} skaut mána.

The embers of the ocean were thrown up towards heaven; the sea moved powerfully; I believe that prows pierced the clouds; {the road of Rán <goddess>} [SEA] dashed against the moon.

texts: Skm 360, TGT 108, Gramm 110, SnE 362

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [X]: III. C. Om sørejser 1 (AI, 184-5; BI, 174); Skald I, 93; SnE 1848-87, I, 500-1, II, 451, 534, 600, III, 103, SnE 1931, 175, SnE 1998, I, 95; SnE 1848-87, II, 174-5, 424, TGT 1884, 29, 110, TGT 1927, 82, 107.


GKS 2367 4° (R) 38v, 1 - 38v, 2 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 40r, 12 - 40r, 12 (SnE)  image  
AM 748 I b 4° (A*) 13r, 32 - 13r, 33 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 757 a 4° (B) 6r, 2 - 6r, 3 (SnE)  image  image  image  image  
AM 744 4°x (744x) 35v - 35v (SnE)  image  
AM 748 II 4° (C) 7v, 15 - 7v, 17 (SnE)  image  image  
AM 748 I b 4° (A*) 7v, 9 - 7v, 11 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 109, 24 - 109, 25 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
AM 761 a 4°x (761ax) 95r, 13 - 95r, 16 (Skáldatal)  image  
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