Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Einarr Skúlason (ESk)

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

1. Sigurðardrápa I (Sigdr I) - 5

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

Sigurðardrápa I (‘Drápa about Sigurðr’) — ESk Sigdr III

Kari Ellen Gade 2009, ‘(Introduction to) Einarr Skúlason, Sigurðardrápa I’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 538-42.

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Skj: Einarr Skúlason: 1. Sigurðardrápa (AI, 455-6, BI, 423-4)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume II, pp. 540-1. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

4 — ESk Sigdr I 4II

Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2009, ‘Einarr Skúlason, Sigurðardrápa I 4’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 540-1.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Getk þess, 's gramr fór vitja
(glyggs) Jórsala byggðar
(meðr vitut ǫðling œðra)
ógnblíðr (und sal víðum),
ok leyghati laugask
(leyft ráð vas þat) náði
hauka fróns í hreinu
hvatr Jórðánar vatni.

texts: H-Hr 313, Msona 16 (III 200), Hkr 582 (III 200)

editions: Skj Einarr Skúlason: 1. Sigurðardrápa 4 (AI, 456; BI, 424); Skald I, 209; ÍF 28, 249-50 (Msona ch. 10), F 1871, 285, Andersson and Gade 2000, 321-2, E 1916, 134; Fms 7, 87-8 (Msona ch. 9).

sources

AM 63 folx (Kx) 611v, 23 - 612r, 1 (Hkr)  image  
AM 39 fol (39) 37va, 25 - 37va, 25 (Hkr)  image  
AM 45 fol (F) 61va, 15 - 61va, 18 (Hkr)  image  image  image  image  
AM 47 fol (E) 38r, 28 - 38r, 31 (Hkr)  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 320r, 2 - 320r, 9 (Hkr)  image  
AM 42 folx (42x) 19r, 19 - 19r, 19 (Hkr)  image  
AM 66 fol (H) 96r, 4 - 96r, 4 (H-Hr)  image  image  image  image  
GKS 1010 fol (Hr) 65rb, 19 - 65rb, 19 (H-Hr)  image  
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