Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Egill Skallagrímsson (Egill)

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

Lausavísur (Lv) - 48

Skj info: Egill Skallagrímsson, Islandsk skjald; o. 900-983. (AI, 34-60, BI, 30-53).

Skj poems:
[8]. Ubestemmeligt brudstykke
1. Aðalsteinsdrápa
2. Hǫfuðlausn
3. Sonatorrek
4. Arinbjarnarkviða
5. Skjaldardrápa
6. Berudrápa
7. Lausavísur

Lausavísur — Egill LvV (Eg)

Not published: do not cite (Egill LvV (Eg))

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Skj: Egill Skallagrímsson: 7. Lausavísur (AI, 48-59, BI, 42-53); stanzas (if different): 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35a | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39? | 40 | 41 | 42 | 43 | 44 | 45 | 46

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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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

8 — Egill Lv 8V (Eg 12)

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Egill Lv 8V (Eg 12))

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Upp skulum órum sverðum,
ulfs tannlituðr, glitra,
eigum dôð at drýgja
í dalmiskunn fiska;
leiti upp til Lundar
lýða hverr sem bráðast,
gerum þar fyr sjǫt sólar
seið ófagran vigra.

texts: Eg 12, LaufE 163 (392) [1-4], Skm 141 [1-4], SnE 143 [1-4]

editions: Skj Egill Skallagrímsson: 7. Lausavísur 6 (c. 924 - AI, 50; BI, 43); Skald I, 28, NN §2008G; Eg 1886-8, 145-6, ÍF 2, 119 (Eg ch. 47), Eg 2001, 71, Eg 2003, 66, Eg 2006, 62-3; SnE 1848-87, I, 332, II, 318, 531, III, 55, W 1924, 72, SnE 1931, 119, SnE 1998 1, 40, U 2012, 160-1.

sources

AM 132 fol (M) 78va, 32 - 78va, 36 (Eg)  transcr.  image  image  
WolfAug 9 10 4° (Wolf) 40r, 12 - 40r, 14 (Eg)  transcr.  image  
AM 162 A ε fol (162A ε) 2r, 21 - 2r, 23 (Eg)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 453 4°x (453x) 36v, 10 - 36v, 13 (Eg)  transcr.  image  
AM 462 4°x (462x) 42r, 18 - 42r, 20 (Eg)  image  image  
GKS 2367 4° (R) 27r, 1 - 27r, 1 [1-4] (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 27v, 28 - 27v, 28 [1-4] (SnE)  image  
DG 11 (U) 30r, 21 - 30r, 22 [1-4] (SnE)  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 58, 7 - 58, 8 [1-4] (SnE)  image  image  -
AM 757 a 4° (B) 5v, 7 - 5v, 7 [1-4] (SnE)  image  image  image  image  
AM 458 4°x (458x) 35r, 17 - 35r, 19 (Eg)  image  
AM 463 4°x (463x) 54, 6 - 54, 8 (Eg)  image  
AM 461 4°x (461x) 230, 3 - 230, 10 (Eg)  
AM 744 4°x (744x) 33r, 7 - 33r, 10 [1-4] (SnE)  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 36r, 2 - 36r, 5  image  
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