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Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson (RvHbreiðm)

12th century;

III. Háttalykill (Hl) - 84

notes
No biography, so editor and volume are not set in this entry.

Háttalykill (‘The old key to verse-forms’) — RvHbreiðm HlIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson, Háttalykill’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1001.

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for reference only:  10x 

Skj: Rǫgnvaldr jarl og Hallr Þórarinsson: Háttalykill, o. 1145 (AI, 512-28, BI, 487-508); stanzas (if different): 1b | 2a | 2b | 3a | 3b | 4a | 4b | 5a | 5b | 6a | 6b | 7a | 7b | 8a | 8b | 9a | 9b | 10a | 10b | 11a | 11b | 12a | 12b | 13a | 13b | 14a | 14b | 15a | 15b | 16a | 16b | 17a | 17b | 18a | 18b | 19a | 19b | 20a | 20b | 21a | 21b | 22a | 22b | 23a | 23b | 24a | 24b | 25a | 25b | 26a | 26b | 27a | 27b | 28a | 28b | 29a | 29b | 30a | 30b | 31a | 31b | 32a | 32b | 33a | 33b | 34a | 34b | 35a | 35b | 36a | 36b | 37a | 37b | 38a | 38b | 39a | 39b | 40a | 40b | 41a | 41b

SkP info: III, 1044

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35 — RvHbreiðm Hl 35III

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Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson, Háttalykill 35’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1044.

Þjóð hefr frétt til Fróða;
ferð leyfir menskerði;
hróðr hefk hugt at smíða
hringmiklum dǫglingi.
Hôtt bar hodda veitir
hjalmstall inn margsnjalli;
alkostigr gekk œstu
ǫðlingr at brynþingi.

Þjóð hefr frétt til Fróða; ferð leyfir {menskerði}; hefk hugt at smíða hringmiklum dǫglingi hróðr. {Inn margsnjalli veitir hodda} bar {hjalmstall} hôtt; alkostigr ǫðlingr gekk at {œstu brynþingi}.

People have heard of Fróði; the company commends {the necklace-diminisher} [GENEROUS MAN]; I have intended to forge praise for the ring-powerful ruler. {The very capable bestower of treasures} [GENEROUS MAN] carried {the helmet-support} [HEAD] high; the thoroughly splendid lord went to {the raging byrnie-assembly} [BATTLE].

editions: Skj Rǫgnvaldr jarl og Hallr Þórarinsson: Háttalykill 18a (AI, 518-19; BI, 495); Skald I, 243; Hl 1941, 25, 66.

sources

Holm papp 25 8°x (papp25x) 34r - 34r (Hl)  image  
UppsUB R 683x (R683x) 129r - 129r (Hl)  image  
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