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. 541-2. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 Sigdr I 5II

Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2009, ‘Einarr Skúlason, Sigurðardrápa I 5’ 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. 541-2.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Sætt frák Dœla dróttin
(drengr minnisk þess) vinna;
tóku hvast í Hristar
hríð valslǫngur ríða;
sterkr braut váligt virki
vals munnlituðr gunnar;
fǫgr ruðusk sverð, en sigri
snarr bragningr hlaut fagna.

texts: H-Hr 317, Msona 18 (III 202), Hkr 584 (III 202)

editions: Skj Einarr Skúlason: 1. Sigurðardrápa 5 (AI, 456; BI, 424); Skald I, 209; ÍF 28, 251 (Msona ch. 11), E 1916, 135; Fms 7, 93 (Msona ch. 11).

sources

AM 63 folx (Kx) 612v, 5 - 612v, 12 (Hkr)  image  
AM 39 fol (39) 37vb, 12 - 37vb, 12 (Hkr)  image  
AM 47 fol (E) 38v, 9 - 38v, 12 (Hkr)  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 320v, 3 - 320v, 10 (Hkr)  image  
AM 42 folx (42x) 19v, 14 - 19v, 14 (Hkr)  image  
AM 66 fol (H) 97r, 11 - 97r, 11 (H-Hr)  image  image  image  image  
GKS 1010 fol (Hr) 65vb, 35 - 65vb, 35 (H-Hr)  image  
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