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Runic Dictionary

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Hallar-Steinn (HSt)

12th century; volume 1; ed. Rolf Stavnem;

III. Fragments (Frag) - 6

Fragments — HSt FragIII

Edith Marold with the assistance of Vivian Busch, Jana Krüger, Ann-Dörte Kyas and Katharina Seidel, translated from German by John Foulks 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Hallar-Steinn, Fragments’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 202.

stanzas:  2   3   4   5   6   7 

Skj: Hallar-Steinn: 2. a. Af et digt om en kvinde (AI, 552-3, BI, 534-5); stanzas (if different): 1 | 2 | 3 | 4

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 202. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

2 — HSt Frag 2III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Holmleggjar viðr hilmir
hring-Skǫglar mik þǫglan.

texts: TGT 50, Gramm 52

editions: Skj Hallar-Steinn: 2. a. Af et digt om en kvinde 1 (AI, 552; BI, 534); Skald I, 260; SnE 1848-87, II, 132-3, 414, III, 145, TGT 1884, 21, 85, 198-9, TGT 1927, 60, 100.


AM 748 I b 4° (A) 5v, 8 - 5v, 8 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 105, 10 - 105, 11 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
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