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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. 732. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

8 — Anon Krm 8VIII

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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.
Hafa gôtu þá rafnar
fyr Inndyris-eyju
œrna brôð at slíta;
fingum fôlu hestum
fullan verð at sinni
(ilt vas eins at gæta)
með uppruna sólar;
strenghǫmlur sák stíga,
stǫkk malmr á skǫr hjalmi.  (málaháttr)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: H. Krákumál 8 (AI, 643; BI, 650-1); Skald I, 317; Rafn 1826, 8-9, 110-12, Pfeiffer 1860, 124-5, CPB II, 341-2, Wisén 1886-9, I, 63, Krm 1891, 226, Finnur Jónsson 1893b, 87, 165, Finnur Jónsson 1905, 154, Ragn 1906-8, 187.

sources

NKS 1824 b 4° (1824b) 79v - 79v (Ragn)  image  
AM 147 4° (147*) 108r - 108r [1-7] (Ragn)  image  image  
AM 147 4° (147*) 108r - 108v [7-8] (Ragn)  image  image  
AM 6 folx (6x) 87v, 3 - 87v, 12 (Ragn)  image  
UppsUB R 702x (R702x) 29v - 29v  image  
Worm 1636 (LR) 203 - 204 (Krm)  image  
UppsUB R 693x (R693x) 7v - 7v  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated