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Anonymous Lausavísur (Anon)

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

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

Kari Ellen Gade, Margaret Clunies Ross and Matthew Townend 2017, ‘(Introduction to) 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.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18 

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 530. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

18 — Anon (SnE) 18III

Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Anonymous Lausavísur, Stanzas from Snorra Edda 18’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 530.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Stendr, þats stórum grandar,
sterkviðri mér Herkju
í hneggverǫld, hyggju
hefk stríð borit víða;
þar kømr enn, ef ynni
ítr falda Bil skaldi,
at blíðr of grœr gríðar
glaumvindr í sal þindar.

texts: SnEU 4, SnE 700

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: C. Vers om ubestemmelige personer og begivenheder 36 (AI, 601; BI, 601); Skald I, 293, NN §§1209, 1910, 2127, 2991B; SnE 1848-87, II, 363, III, 164-5.

sources

DG 11 (U) 44r, 24 - 44r, 26 (SnE)  image  
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