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Angantýr Heiðreksson (AngH)

volume 8; ed. Hannah Burrows;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 11

Lausavísur — AngH LvVIII (Heiðr)

Hannah Burrows (forthcoming), ‘ Angantýr Heiðreksson, Lausavísur’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. . <https://skaldic.org/m.php?p=text&i=3354> (accessed 20 October 2021)

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11 

SkP info: VIII, 478

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7 — AngH Lv 7VIII (Heiðr 107)

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Cite as: Hannah Burrows (ed.) 2017, ‘Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 107 (Angantýr Heiðreksson, Lausavísur 7)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 478.

Mjök várum vér margir,         er vér mjöð drukkum;
nú erum vér færri,         er vér fleiri skyldum.

Vér várum mjök margir, er vér drukkum mjöð; nú erum vér færri, er vér skyldum fleiri.

We were very many, when we drank mead; now we are fewer, when we should be more.

texts: Heiðr 107

editions: Skj Not in Skj; Skald II, 143; Heiðr 1672, 173, FSN 1, 500, Heiðr 1873, 280, Heiðr 1924, 150, FSGJ 2, 62, Heiðr 1960, 54 (Heiðr); Edd. Min. 8, NK 308, ÍF Edd. II, 426.

sources

AM 203 folx (203x) 111v, 9 - 111v, 11 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  
UppsUB R 715x (R715x) 34r, 18 - 34r, 20 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated