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Halldórr skvaldri (Hskv)

12th century; volume 2; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

III. Fragment (Frag) - 1

Fragment — Hskv FragIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Halldórr skvaldri, Fragment’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 210.

stanzas:  1 

in texts: Skm, SnE

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 210. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Halldórr skvaldri (biog. vol. 2), Fragment, 1 [Vol. 3, 210] — Hskv Frag 1III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Ér knôttuð þar þeira,
(þú vast aldrigi) skjaldar
leygr þaut of sjǫt (sigri
sviptr) gørsemum skipta.

Skj: Haldórr skvaldri: 2. Útfarardrápa 12 (AI, 488; BI, 460); dróttkvætt; ed. KEG; group: A2; mss: 744x, A, B, C, Tx, U; texts: Skm 383
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated