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Eilífr kúlnasveinn (Ekúl)

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

2. Fragment (Frag) - 1

Fragment — Ekúl FragIII

Margaret Clunies Ross 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Eilífr kúlnasveinn, Fragment’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 134.

stanzas:  1 

Skj: Eilífr kúlnasveinn: 2. Lausavísa(?) (AI, 572-3, BI, 566)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 134. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

1 — Ekúl Frag 1III

Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Eilífr kúlnasveinn, Fragment 1’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 134.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Bôru (mæt) á móti
malmþings viðir palma
(sveit hrauð) seggja bœti
(sorg), 's hann kom til borgar;
svá laðar siklingr skýja
síns hjarta til, bjartir
þeirs fyrða gram fœra
fǫgr verk með trú sterkri.

texts: FoGT 28, Gramm 153

editions: Skj Eilífr kúlnasveinn: 1. Kristsdrápa(?), el. brudstykker af digte(?). 5(?) (AI, 572-3; BI, 566); Skald I, 274, NN §1215; SnE 1848-87, II, 214-15, III, 158, FoGT 1884, 131-2, 264-5, FoGT 2004, 41, 68, 113-15, FoGT 2014, 20-21, 89-90.

sources

AM 242 fol (W) 114, 22 - 114, 24 (FoGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
AM 761 a 4°x (761ax) 85v, 6 - 85v, 13 (Skáldatal)  image  
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