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Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson (Hfr)

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

1. Óláfsdrápa (Óldr) - 14

Óláfsdrápa (‘Drápa about Óláfr’) — Hfr ÓldrI

Diana Whaley 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Óláfsdrápa’ 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. 387.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6 

for reference only:  1x   1y   2x   2y   4x   4y   8z   9z 

Skj: Hallfrøðr Óttarsson vandræðaskáld: 2. Óláfsdrápa, 996 (AI, 156-9, BI, 148-50); stanzas (if different): 1 | 2 | 2, 7 | 3 | 3, 4/1-4 | 4/1-4 | 4/5-8, 5 | 4/5-8 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8/1-4, 9/5-8 | 8/5-8, 9/1-4

This verse is included only for cross-referencing previous editions.

8z — [Hfr Óldr 8z - for refence only]

Cite as: Not published: do not cite ([Hfr Óldr 8z - for refence only])

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Gerðisk ungr við Englum
ofvægr konungr bægja,
naddskúrar réð nœrir
Norðimbra sá morði;
eyddi ulfa greddir
ógnblíðr Skotum víða
(gerði seims) með sverði
(sverðleik í Mǫn skerðir).

texts: Flat 220, Fsk 107, Fsk 109, ÓT 63, ÓTC 27 (I 131), ÓTOdd 26 (21a) [1-4], ÓTOdd 28 (22a) [5-8], Hkr 158 (I 131)

editions: Skj Hallfrøðr Óttarsson vandræðaskáld: 2. Óláfsdrápa 8 (A; B);


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