Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Skáldhelgi Þórðarson (ShÞ)

11th century; volume 3; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

Fragment (Frag) - 1

Skj info: Skáld-Helgi Þórðarson, Islandsk skjald, 11. årh. (AI, 308, BI, 286).

Skj poems:
Et ubestemmeligt brudstykke

Fragment — ShÞ FragIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Skáldhelgi Þórðarson, 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. 351.


Skj: Skáld-Helgi Þórðarson: Et ubestemmeligt brudstykke (AI, 308, BI, 286); stanzas (if different): [v]

in texts: LaufE

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 351. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Skáldhelgi Þórðarson, Fragment, 1 [Vol. 3, 351] — ShÞ 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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Megut járna fet fyrnask
friðar skepjandi miðjum.

Skj: Skáld-Helgi Þórðarson: Et ubestemmeligt brudstykke (AI, 308; BI, 286); dróttkvætt; ed. KEG; group: B; mss: 1496x, 742x; texts: LaufE 96(303n)
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