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Eilífr kúlnasveinn (Ekúl)

12th century; volume 3; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

1. Kristsdrápa (Kristdr) - 4

Kristsdrápa (‘Drápa of Christ’) — Ekúl KristdrIII

Margaret Clunies Ross 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Eilífr kúlnasveinn, Kristsdrápa’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 130.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4 

Skj: Eilífr kúlnasveinn: 1. Kristsdrápa(?), el. brudstykker af digte(?). (AI, 572, BI, 565-6); stanzas (if different): 5(?)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 132. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

3 — Ekúl Kristdr 3III

Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Eilífr kúlnasveinn, Kristsdrápa 3’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 132.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Môttr's an menn of hyggi
mætr goðs vinar betri,
þó's engla gramr ǫllu
ǫrr helgari ok dýrri.

texts: LaufE 87 (365), Skm 275, SnE 277

editions: Skj Eilífr kúlnasveinn: 1. Kristsdrápa(?), el. brudstykker af digte(?). 3 (AI, 572; BI, 566); Skald I, 274; SnE 1848-87, I, 448-9, II, 334, 445, III, 90, SnE 1931, 159, SnE 1998, I, 77.

sources

GKS 2367 4° (R) 35v, 16 - 35v, 18 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 37r, 11 - 37r, 11 (SnE)  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 81, 1 - 81, 2 (SnE)  image  image  image  
DG 11 (U) 34v, 8 - 34v, 9 (SnE)  image  
AM 748 I b 4° (A) 12r, 35 - 12v, 1 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 761 a 4°x (761ax) 85r, 12 - 85r, 15 (Skáldatal)  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated