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Steinn Herdísarson (Steinn)

11th century; volume 2; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

III. Fragment (Frag) - 1

Fragment — Steinn FragIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Steinn Herdísarson, 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. 388.

stanzas:  1 

in texts: Skm, SnE

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 388. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Steinn Herdísarson (biog. vol. 2), Fragment, 1 [Vol. 3, 388] — Steinn 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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Hás kveðk helgan ræsi
heimtjalds at brag þeima
(mærð telsk framm) an fyrða
fyrr, þvít hann es dýrri.

Skj: Steinn Herdísarson: 3. Óláfsdrápa 1 (AI, 409; BI, 379); dróttkvætt; ed. KEG; group: B; mss: 761bx, B, R, Tx, U, W; texts: Skm 113
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated