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Runic Dictionary

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Óláfr hvítaskáld Þórðarson (Ólhv)

13th century; volume 2; ed. Lauren Goetting;

III. 2. Fragments (Frag) - 9

prose works

Fragments — Ólhv FragIII

Tarrin Wills 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Óláfr hvítaskáld Þórðarson, Fragments’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 302.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9 

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 306. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

6 — Ólhv Frag 6III

also: Anonymous Poems, Málaháttr verses in praise of a Christian ruler 3

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Harða, hvatfœra,
hrausta, vígtama,
snarpa, snarráða
sá gat hirð ræsir.  (málaháttr)

texts: TGT 77, TGT 4 3, Gramm 79

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: C. Vers om ubestemmelige personer og begivenheder 8 (AI, 598; BI, 598); Skald I, 291; SnE 1818, 325, SnE 1848, 192, SnE 1848-87, II, 150-1, 420, TGT 1884, 25, 97, 209, TGT 1927, 70, 103.

sources

AM 748 I b 4° (A) 6v, 14 - 6v, 15 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 107, 15 - 107, 15 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
AM 761 a 4°x (761ax) 93r, 3 - 93r, 6 (Skáldatal)  image  
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