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Egill Skallagrímsson (Egill)

10th century; volume 5; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

Hǫfuðlausn (Hfl) - 24

Hǫfuðlausn — Egill HflV (Eg)

Not published: do not cite (Egill HflV (Eg))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21 

for reference only:  13x   14x   16x 

Skj: Egill Skallagrímsson: 2. Hǫfuðlausn, 936 (AI, 35-9, BI, 30-3); stanzas (if different): 14/1-4, 13/5-8 | 14/1-4, 16/5-4 [A 18, 16/5-8] | 18 [A 19]

This edition is currently in preparation and will be published in a forthcoming volume of the series. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

11 — Egill Hfl 11V (Eg 44)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Flugu hjaldrs tranar
of hræs lanar;
órut blóðs vanar
benmôs granar;
sleit und freki,
en oddbreki
gnúði hrafni
á hǫfuðstafni.  (runhent)

texts: Eg 44, Skm 322 [5-8], SnE 324 [5-8]

editions: Skj Egill Skallagrímsson: 2. Hǫfuðlausn 11 (AI, 37-8; BI, 32); Skald I, 20, NN §1129B; Eg 1886-8, 353, ÍF 2, 189 (Eg ch. 60), Eg 2003, 109, Eg 2006, 106-9, 175-6; SnE 1848-87, I, 476, II, 349, 455, 538, 594, III, 98, SnE 1931, 168, SnE 1998, I, 87, U 2012, 222-3.

sources

WolfAug 9 10 4° (Wolf) 50r, 4 - 50r, 5 (Eg)  transcr.  image  
AM 162 A ε fol (162A ε) 3v, 31 - 3v, 32 (Eg)  transcr.  image  image  image  
AM 453 4°x (453x) 59v, 6 - 59v, 8 (Eg)  transcr.  image  
AM 462 4°x (462x) 70v, 1 - 70v, 3 (Eg)  image  image  
AM 552 r 4°x (552rx) 5v - 6r (Hfl)  image  image  
Worm 1636 (LR) 233 - 233  image  
GKS 2367 4° (R) 37r, 25 - 37r, 26 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 38v, 35 - 38v, 35 [5-8] (SnE)  image  
DG 11 (U) 39v, 21 - 39v, 22 [5-8] (SnE)  image  
AM 748 I b 4° (A) 14r, 3 - 14r, 4 [5-8] (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 757 a 4° (B) 6r, 35 - 6r, 36 [5-8] (SnE)  image  image  image  image  
AM 744 4°x (744x) 39r, 9 - 39r, 12 [5-8] (SnE)  image  
AM 748 II 4° (C) 6v, 7 - 6v, 8 [5-8] (SnE)  image  image  
AM 458 4°x (458x) 55r, 18 - 55r, 20 (Eg)  image  
AM 461 4°x (461x) 389, 18 - 390, 7  
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