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Runic Dictionary

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Einarr Skúlason (ESk)

12th century; volume 2; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

III. 1. Øxarflokkr (Øxfl) - 10

Øxarflokkr (‘Flokkr about an Axe’) — ESk ØxflIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Einarr Skúlason, Øxarflokkr’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 140.

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

Skj: Einarr Skúlason: 11. Øxarflokkr(?) (AI, 477-9, BI, 449-51); stanzas (if different): 11

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 143. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

3 — ESk Øxfl 3III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hróðrbarni knák Hǫrnar
(hlutum dýran grip) stýra,
brandr þrymr gjalfrs á grandi,
gollvífiðu, hlífar;
(sáðs) berr sinnar móður
(svans unni mér gunnar
fóstr gœðandi Fróða)
Freys nipt bráa driptir.

texts: LaufE 32 (346) [8-8], Skm 148, SnE 150

editions: Skj Einarr Skúlason: 11. Øxarflokkr(?) 3 (AI, 478; BI, 450); Skald I, 221, NN §956; SnE 1848-87, I, 348-9, III, 57, SnE 1931, 125, SnE 1998, I, 44; LaufE 1979, 346.


GKS 2367 4° (R) 28r, 32 - 28r, 34 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 29r, 32 - 29r, 32 (SnE)  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 73, 7 - 73, 9 (SnE)  image  image  image  
GKS 2368 4°x (2368x) 91 - 91 [8-8] (LaufE)  image  
AM 743 4°x (743x) 72r - 72r [8-8] (LaufE)  image  image  
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