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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VIII. Krákumál (Krm) - 29

Krákumál — Anon KrmVIII (Ragn)

Rory McTurk 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Krákumál’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 706.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: H. Krákumál, et islandsk digt fra 12. årh. (AI, 641-9, BI, 649-56)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 749. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

16 — Anon Krm 16VIII

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hjoggum vér með hjǫrvi.
Hverr lá þverr of annan;
glaðr varð geira hríðar
gaukr at sverða leiki;
léta ǫrn né ylgi,
sás Írlandi stýrði,
(mót varð malms ok rítar)
Marstan konungr fasta;
varð í Veðrarfirði
valtafn gefit hrafni.  (málaháttr)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: H. Krákumál 16 (AI, 645; BI, 652-3); Skald I, 319; Rafn 1826, 14-15, 127-30, Pfeiffer 1860, 125-6, CPB II, 343, Wisén 1886-9, I, 64, Krm 1891, 227, Finnur Jónsson 1893b, 88, Finnur Jónsson 1905, 155.

sources

UppsUB R 702x (R702x) 30v - 30v  image  
Worm 1636 (LR) 213 - 214 (Krm)  image  
UppsUB R 693x (R693x) 12r - 12r  
AM 6 folx (6x) 89r, 11 - 89r, 10 (Ragn)  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated