Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Einarr Skúlason (ESk)

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

III. 1. Øxarflokkr (Øxfl) - 10

Skj info: Einarr Skúlason, Islandsk skjald, 12. årh. (AI, 455-85, BI, 423-57).

Skj poems:
1. Sigurðardrápa
2. Haraldsdrápa I
3. Haraldsdrápa II
4. Haraldssonakvæði(?)
5. Sigurðardrápa
6. Geisli
7. Runhenda
8. Eysteinsdrápa
9. Ingadrápa
10. Elfarvísur
11. Lausavísur
11. Lausavísur
11. Øxarflokkr(?)
12. Ubestemmelige vers, tilhørende forskellige fyrstedigte eller lausavísur

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.

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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. 145. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

5 — ESk Øxfl 5III

Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Einarr Skúlason, Øxarflokkr 5’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 145.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Gaf, sás erring ofrar,
ógnprúðr Vanabrúðar
þing Váfaðar þrøngvir
þróttǫflga mér dóttur;
ríkr leiddi mey mækis
mótvaldr á beð skaldi
Gefnar, glóðum drifna
Gautreks svana brautar.

texts: Skm 150, SnE 152

editions: Skj Einarr Skúlason: 11. Øxarflokkr(?) 5 (AI, 478; BI, 450); Skald I, 221, NN §2008H; SnE 1848-87, I, 350-1, II, 320, III, 58, SnE 1931, 126, SnE 1998, I, 44.

sources

GKS 2367 4° (R) 28v, 1 - 28v, 3 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 29v, 2 - 29v, 3 (SnE)  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 73, 11 - 73, 13 (SnE)  image  image  image  
DG 11 (U) 30v, 28 - 31r, 3 (SnE)  image  
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