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Snorri Sturluson (SnSt)

13th century; volume 3; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

III. Háttatal (Ht) - 102

prose works

Háttatal — SnSt HtIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘ Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1094. <https://skaldic.org/m.php?p=text&i=1376> (accessed 30 November 2021)

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Skj: Snorri Sturluson: 2. Háttatal, 1222-23 (AII, 52-77, BII, 61-88)

SkP info: III, 1152

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43 — SnSt Ht 43III

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Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal 43’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1152.

Samþykkjar fremr søkkum
snar-Baldr hjarar aldir;
gunnhættir kann Grotta
glaðdript hraða skipta.
Féstríðir kná Fróða
friðbygg liði tryggva;
fjǫlvinjat hylr Fenju
falr meldr alinveldi.

{Snar-Baldr hjarar} fremr aldir søkkum samþykkjar; {gunnhættir} kann skipta {glaðdript Grotta} hraða. {Féstríðir} kná tryggva liði {friðbygg Fróða}; {falr meldr Fenju} hylr {fjǫlvinjat alinveldi}.

{The bold Baldr <god> of the sword} [WARRIOR] promotes people with treasures of accord; {the battle-darer} [WARRIOR] distributes {the cheerful snowdrift of Grotti <hand-mill>} [GOLD] quickly. {The money-fighter} [GENEROUS MAN] secures {the peace-barley of Fróði <legendary king>} [GOLD] for the troop; {the marketable flour of Fenja <giantess>} [GOLD] covers {the many-meadowed elbow-realm} [HAND].

texts: Ht 45, SnE 637

editions: Skj Snorri Sturluson: 2. Háttatal 43 (AII, 64; BII, 73); Skald II, 41, NN §§1315, 2179; SnE 1848-87, I, 654-5, II, 391, III, 119, SnE 1879-81, I, 8, 79, II, 18, SnE 1931, 235, SnE 2007, 21; Konráð Gíslason 1895-7, I, 26.

sources

GKS 2367 4° (R) 49r, 19 - 49r, 21 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 51r, 32 - 51r, 32 (SnE)  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 145, 12 - 145, 14 (SnE)  image  image  image  
DG 11 (U) 53v, 14 - 53v, 16 (SnE)  image  
AMAcc 18x (Acc18x) 218, 25 - 219, 3  
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