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Kormákr Ǫgmundarson (KormǪ)

10th century; volume 5; ed. Edith Marold;

III. 1. Sigurðardrápa (Sigdr) - 7

my abbr - FJ's conflicts with saga

Sigurðardrápa (‘Drápa about Sigurðr’) — KormǪ SigdrIII

Edith Marold with the assistance of Vivian Busch, Jana Krüger, Ann-Dörte Kyas and Katharina Seidel, translated from German by John Foulks 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Kormákr Ǫgmundarson, Sigurðardrápa’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 272.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7 

Skj: Kormákr Ǫgmundarson: 1. Sigurðardrápa, o. 960 (AI, 79-80, BI, 69-70)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 279. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

4 — KormǪ Sigdr 4III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Svall, þás gekk með gjallan
Gauts eld, hinn's styr beldi,
glaðfœðandi Gríðar,
Gunnr; komsk Urðr ór brunni.

texts: LaufE 159 (391), LaufE 159 (391), Skm 243, SnE 245

editions: Skj Kormákr Ǫgmundarson: 1. Sigurðardrápa 4 (AI, 79; BI, 69); Skald I, 42, NN §2218B; SnE 1848-87, I, 428-9, II, 330, 440, 590, III, 81-2, SnE 1931, 152, SnE 1998, I, 70.


GKS 2367 4° (R) 34r, 25 - 34r, 26 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 35v, 18 - 35v, 18 (SnE)  image  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 78, 11 - 78, 12 (SnE)  image  image  image  
DG 11 (U) 33r, 28 - 33v, 1 (SnE)  image  image  
AM 748 I b 4° (A) 11v, 7 - 11v, 9 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 748 II 4° (C) 5v, 27 - 5v, 29 (SnE)  image  image  
GKS 2368 4°x (2368x) 128, 2 - 128, 3 (LaufE)  image  
AM 743 4°x (743x) 96r, 9 - 96r, 12 (LaufE)  image  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 235r, 7 - 235r, 10  image  
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