Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Sigvatr Þórðarson (Sigv)

11th century; volume 1; ed. Judith Jesch;

1. Víkingarvísur (Víkv) - 15

Skj info: Sigvatr Þórðarson, Islandsk skjald, o. 995-o. 1045 (AI, 223-75, BI, 213-54).

Skj poems:
1. Víkingarvísur
2. Nesjavísur
3. Austrfararvísur
4. En drape om kong Olaf
5. Vestrfararvísur
6. Et kvad om Erlingr Skjalgsson
7. Flokkr om Erlingr Skjalgsson
8. Tryggvaflokkr
9. Et digt om dronning Astrid
10. Knútsdrápa
11. Bersǫglisvísur
12. Erfidrápa Óláfs helga
13. Lausavísur
14. Et par halvvers af ubestemmelige digte

Víkingarvísur (‘Vísur about Viking Voyages’) — Sigv VíkvI

Judith Jesch 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Sigvatr Þórðarson, Víkingarvísur’ in Diana Whaley (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 1: From Mythical Times to c. 1035. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 1. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 532.

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Skj: Sigvatr Þórðarson: 1. Víkingarvísur, 1014-15 (AI, 223-8, BI, 213-16)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume I, p. 548. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

10 — Sigv Víkv 10I

Cite as: Judith Jesch (ed.) 2012, ‘Sigvatr Þórðarson, Víkingarvísur 10’ in Diana Whaley (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 1: From Mythical Times to c. 1035. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 1. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 548.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Tøgr vas fullr í fǫgrum
folkveggs drifahreggi
(helt, sem hilmir mælti)
Hringsfirði (lið þingat);
ból lét hann á Hóli
hôtt, 's víkingar ôttu,
(þeir bôðut sér síðan
slíks skotnaðar) brotna.

texts: Flat 436, ÓH 23 (21), ÓHHkr 19 (II 19), Hkr 220 (II 19)

editions: Skj Sigvatr Þórðarson: 1. Víkingarvísur 10 (AI, 226; BI, 215); Skald I, 112, NN §§1858, 2480A; Hkr 1893-1901, II, 23, IV, 112, ÍF 27, 22-3, Hkr 1991, I, 265 (ÓHHkr ch. 16); ÓH 1941, I, 48 (ch. 24), Flat 1860-8, II, 21; Fell 1981b, 118-19, Jón Skaptason 1983, 62, 224-5.

sources

AM 36 folx (Kx) 228r, 8 - 228r, 14 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  
Holm papp 18 folx (papp18x) 67v, 8 - 67v, 10 (Hkr)  image  
Holm perg 2 4° (Holm2) 7r, 37 - 7r, 39 (ÓH)  image  
UppsUB R 686x (R686x) 13r, 16 - 13r, 23 (ÓH)  image  image  
Thott 972 folx (972x) 47va, 4 - 47va, 11 (ÓH)  image  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 123r, 29 - 123v, 5 (ÓH)  image  
AM 325 VI 4° (325VI) 6vb, 6 - 6vb, 9 (ÓH)  image  
AM 321 4°x (321x) 28, 24 - 28, 24 [1-1] (ÓH)  transcr.  image  
AM 73 a folx (73ax) 21r, 24 - 21r, 31 (ÓH)  image  
AM 78 a folx (78ax) 20v, 10 - 20v, 17 (ÓH)  image  
AM 68 fol (68) 6v, 4 - 6v, 6 (ÓH)  image  
AM 61 fol (61) 80rb, 12 - 80rb, 14 (ÓH)  image  image  
AM 75 c fol (75c) 3v, 11 - 3v, 13 (ÓH)  image  
AM 325 V 4° (325V) 9ra, 24 - 9ra, 28 (ÓH)  image  
AM 325 VII 4° (325VII) 2r, 36 - 2r, 38 (ÓH)  image  
Holm perg 1 fol (Bb) 127ra, 29 - 127ra, 33 (ÓH)  image  
GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 80va, 15 - 80va, 18 (ÓH)  image  image  image  
GKS 1008 fol (Tóm) 96v, 36 - 96v, 38 (ÓH)  image  
AM 37 folx (J1x) 141v, 22 - 142r, 4 (Hkr)  image  
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