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Runic Dictionary

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Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson (Ólsv)

13th century; volume 3; ed. R. D. Fulk;

4. Love poem (Love) - 3

Love poem — Ólsv LoveIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson, Love poem’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 316.

stanzas:  1   2   3 

Skj: Óláfr Leggsson, svartaskáld: 4. Af et kærlighedsdigt (?) (AII, 85, BII, 97)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 318. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

3 — Ólsv Love 3III

Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Óláfr svartaskáld Leggsson, Love poem 3’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 318.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Kœnn njóti vel vænnar
vin minn konu sinnar,
víst erat dapr of drósir
drengr, ok eigi lengi.

texts: TGT 49, Gramm 51

editions: Skj Óláfr Þórðarson hvítaskáld: 5. Lausavísur 3 (AII, 98; BII, 110); Skald II, 58; SnE 1848-87, II, 130-1, 414, III, 145, TGT 1884, 20, 84, 198, TGT 1927, 60, 100.

sources

AM 748 I b 4° (A) 5v, 5 - 5v, 6 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 105, 7 - 105, 8 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 261r, 11 - 261r, 14  image  
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