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Ormr Steinþórsson (Ormr)

11th century; volume 3; ed. Russell Poole;

2. Fragments (Frag) - 2

Fragments — Ormr FragIII

Russell Poole 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Ormr Steinþórsson, 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. 332.

stanzas:  1   2 

Skj: Ormr Steinþórsson: 2. Af et ubestemmeligt digt (AI, 416, BI, 386)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 333. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

2 — Ormr Frag 2III

Cite as: Russell Poole (ed.) 2017, ‘Ormr Steinþórsson, Fragments 2’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 333.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Ek hef orðgnótt miklu
(opt finnum þat) minni,
framm telk leyfð fyr lofða,
ljósa an myndak kjósa.

texts: SnE, SnEU 1

editions: Skj Ormr Steinþórsson: 2. Af et ubestemmeligt digt 2 (AI, 416; BI, 386); Skald I, 191, NN §900; SnE 1848-87, I, 468-9, II, 340, III, 96, SnE 1931, 165 n., SnE 1998, I, 207.

sources

DG 11 (U) 36r, 18 - 36r, 19 (SnE)  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated