Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Gunnhildr konungamóðir (Gunnh)

10th century; volume 1; ed. R. D. Fulk;

Lausavísa (Lv) - 1

Skj info: Gunnhildr konungamóðir, Norsk. Det 10. årh. (AI, 61, BI, 54).

Skj poems:
Lausavísa

Lausavísa — Gunnh LvI

R. D. Fulk 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Gunnhildr konungamóðir, Lausavísa’ in Diana Whaley (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 1: From Mythical Times to c. 1035. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 1. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 150.

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Skj: Gunnhildr konungamóðir: Lausavísa (AI, 61, BI, 54); stanzas (if different): [v]

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume I, p. 151. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 — Gunnh Lv 1I

Cite as: R. D. Fulk (ed.) 2012, ‘Gunnhildr konungamóðir, Lausavísa 1’ in Diana Whaley (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 1: From Mythical Times to c. 1035. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 1. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 151.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hô reið á bak báru
borðhesti konr vestan,
konungr léta brim bíta
bǫrð, es gramr hefr Fjǫrðu.

texts: Fsk 27

editions: Skj Gunnhildr konungamóðir: Lausavísa (AI, 61; BI, 54); Skald I, 34, NN §§249, 1926, 3046, 3224; Fsk 1902-3, 25 (ch. 6), ÍF 29, 75 (ch. 7).

sources

AM 303 4°x (FskAx) 33, 14 - 33, 17 (Fsk)  transcr.  
AM 52 folx (52x) 13v, 1 - 13v, 4 (Fsk)  transcr.  image  
AM 301 4°x (301x) 11v, 17 - 11v, 20 (Fsk)  transcr.  image  
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