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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Ormr Barreyjarskáld (OBarr)

10th century; volume 3; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

Fragments (Frag) - 2

Skj info: Ormr Barreyjarskáld, Orknøsk(?) digter, sidste halvdel af 10. årh. (AI, 143, BI, 135).

Skj poems:
Af et digt(?)

Fragments — OBarr FragIII

Margaret Clunies Ross 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Ormr Barreyjarskáld, Fragments’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 320.

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Skj: Ormr Barreyjarskáld: Af et digt(?) (AI, 143, BI, 135)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 320. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hvégis, Draupnis drógar
dís, ramman spyrk vísa,
(sá ræðr) valdr (fyr veldi)
vagnbrautar mér fagnar.

texts: Skm 110, SnE 112

editions: Skj Ormr Barreyjarskáld: Af et digt(?) 1 (AI, 143; BI, 135); Skald I, 74, NN §§303B, 427, 1895, 3027B; SnE 1848-87, I, 318-19, II, 314, 526, III, 48-9, SnE 1931, 114, SnE 1998, I, 34.


GKS 2367 4° (R) 26r, 11 - 26r, 12 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 26v, 26 - 26v, 27 (SnE)  transcr.  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 56, 17 - 56, 18 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  image  
DG 11 (U) 29r, 15 - 29r, 17 (SnE)  transcr.  image  
AM 757 a 4° (B) 5r, 4 - 5r, 5 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  image  image  
AM 744 4°x (744x) 28v, 12 - 28v, 15 (SnE)  transcr.  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 262r, 2 - 262r, 5  image  
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