Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson (Hfr)

10th century; volume 1; ed. Diana Whaley;

2. Erfidrápa Óláfs Tryggvasonar (ErfÓl) - 29

Skj info: Hallfrøðr Óttarsson vandræðaskáld, Islandsk skjald, død ved 1007. (AI, 155-73, BI, 147-63).

Skj poems:
1. Hákonardrápa
2. Óláfsdrápa
3. Óláfsdrápa, erfidrápa
4. Eiríksdrápa
5. Lausavísur

Erfidrápa Óláfs Tryggvasonar (‘Memorial drápa for Óláfr Tryggvason’) — Hfr ErfÓlI

Kate Heslop 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Erfidrápa Óláfs Tryggvasonar’ 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. 400.

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Skj: Hallfrøðr Óttarsson vandræðaskáld: 3. Óláfsdrápa, erfidrápa, 1001 (AI, 159-66, BI, 150-7); stanzas (if different): 1 | 2 | 3 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 27 | 28 | 29

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume I, p. 405. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 — Hfr ErfÓl 3I

Cite as: Kate Heslop (ed.) 2012, ‘Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Erfidrápa Óláfs Tryggvasonar 3’ 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. 405.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Geta skal máls, þess's mæla
menn at vápna sennu
dolga fangs við drengi
dáðǫflgan bǫr kvôðu;
baða hertryggðar hyggja
hnekkir sína rekka
(þess lifa þjóðar sessa
þróttar orð) á flótta.

texts: Flat 328, Fsk 114, ÓT 158, ÓTC 53 (I 156), ÓTOdd 8 (7), Hkr 184 (I 156)

editions: Skj Hallfrøðr Óttarsson vandræðaskáld: 3. Óláfsdrápa, erfidrápa 2 (AI, 159; BI, 150); Skald I, 82, NN §2448; Fsk 1902-3, 124 (ch. 22), ÍF 29, 152-3 (ch. 24); ÓTOdd 1932, 207, ÍF 25, 322; Hkr 1893-1901, I, 439, IV, 96, ÍF 26, 356, Hkr 1991, I, 241 (ÓTHkr ch. 102), F 1871, 161; SHI 2, 292, ÓT 1958-2000, II, 259-60 (ch. 249), Flat 1860-8, I, 479.

sources

OsloUB 371 folx (FskBx) 37v, 1 - 37v, 8 (Fsk)  transcr.  image  
AM 51 folx (51x) 34r, 3 - 34r, 10 (Fsk)  image  
AM 302 4°x (302x) 55r - 55v (Fsk)  image  
AM 303 4°x (FskAx) 135, 9 - 135, 16 (Fsk)  image  
AM 301 4°x (301x) 50r, 6 - 50r, 10 (Fsk)  image  
Holm perg 18 4° (Holm18) 52r, 2 - 52r, 3 (ÓTOdd)  image  
AM 310 4° (310) 84, 16 - 84, 19 (ÓTOdd)  image  
AM 35 folx (Kx) 209v, 24 - 210r, 3 (Hkr)  image  image  
OsloUB 521 folx (521x) 160v, 5 - 160v, 12 (Hkr)  
Holm papp 18 folx (papp18x) 61v - 61v (Hkr)  image  
AM 45 fol (F) 35vb, 9 - 35vb, 11 (Hkr)  image  image  image  image  
AM 37 folx (J1x) 129v, 17 - 129v, 20 (Hkr)  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 113v, 6 - 113v, 13 (Hkr)  image  
AM 61 fol (61) 67rb, 3 - 67rb, 5 (ÓT)  image  image  
AM 54 fol (54) 63ra, 32 - 63ra, 36 (ÓT)  image  
Holm perg 1 fol (Bb) 98vb, 7 - 98vb, 11 (ÓT)  image  
GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 64ra, 25 - 64ra, 28 (ÓT)  image  image  image  
AM 52 folx (52x) 51v, 9 - 51v, 16 (Fsk)  image  
unknown ms (xx) -  
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