Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Atli litli (Atli)

11th century; volume 3; ed. R. D. Fulk;

Poem about Óláfr kyrri (Ól) - 1

Skj info: Atli lítli, Islandsk skjald, 11. årh. (AI, 413, BI, 383).

Skj poems:
Et digt om kong Olaf kyrre

Poem about Óláfr kyrri — Atli ÓlIII

R. D. Fulk 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Atli litli, Poem about Óláfr kyrri’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 16.


Skj: Atli lítli: Et digt om kong Olaf kyrre, o. 1070 (AI, 413, BI, 383); stanzas (if different): [v]

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 16. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Øx rýzk, eisur vaxa,
allmǫrg, loga hallir,
hús brenna, gim geisar,
góðmenni fellr, blóði.

texts: Skm 378, SnE 380

editions: Skj Atli lítli: Et digt om kong Olaf kyrre (AI, 413; BI, 383); Skald I, 190, NN §896; SnE 1848-87, I, 506-9, II, 354, 454, 537, 602, III, 106, SnE 1848, 102, SnE 1931, 178, SnE 1998, I, 98.


GKS 2367 4° (R) 38v, 29 - 38v, 30 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 40v, 5 - 40v, 5 (SnE)  transcr.  image  
DG 11 (U) 40v, 22 - 40v, 22 [1-2] (SnE)  transcr.  image  
AM 748 I b 4° (A) 13v, 26 - 13v, 27 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 757 a 4° (B) 6r, 25 - 6r, 26 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  image  image  
AM 744 4°x (744x) 38r, 7 - 38r, 10 (SnE)  transcr.  image  
AM 748 II 4° (C) 8r, 11 - 8r, 12 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 4r - 4r  transcr.  image  
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