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. 427. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

19 — Hfr ErfÓl 19I

Cite as: Kate Heslop (ed.) 2012, ‘Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Erfidrápa Óláfs Tryggvasonar 19’ 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. 427.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Sagðr vas mér, né meira
munuma stríð of bíða,
lýðum firðr ok láði
landvǫrðr fyr sæ handan;
væri oss, þó ærir
elds þeim svikum beldi,
heilalíkn, ef, hauka
hôklifs, jǫfurr lifði.

texts: Flat 358, ÓT 192, ÓTOdd 17 (16)

editions: Skj Hallfrøðr Óttarsson vandræðaskáld: 3. Óláfsdrápa, erfidrápa 21 (AI, 164; BI, 155); Skald I, 84, NN §§511, 2218B, 2451; ÓTOdd 1932, 233-4, 256, ÍF 25, 349; SHI 3, 6-7, ÓT 1958-2000, II, 291 (ch. 256), Flat 1860-8, 495.

sources

Holm perg 18 4° (Holm18) 54r, 11 - 54r, 13 (ÓTOdd)  transcr.  image  
AM 310 4° (310) 92, 17 - 92, 20 (ÓTOdd)  image  
DG 4-7 (4-7) 1vb, 30 - 1vb, 32 (ÓTOdd)  image  
AM 61 fol (61) 69va, 4 - 69va, 7 (ÓT)  image  image  
AM 53 fol (53) 65vb, 34 - 65vb, 37 (ÓT)  image  
AM 54 fol (54) 67rb, 1 - 67rb, 5 (ÓT)  image  
AM 325 VIII 2 g 4° (325VIII 2 g) 1rb, 1 - 1rb, 5 (ÓT)  image  
Holm perg 1 fol (Bb) 102vb, 16 - 102vb, 19 (ÓT)  image  
GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 66ra, 14 - 66ra, 16 (ÓT)  image  image  image  
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