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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, ‘(Introduction to) 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.

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

SkP info: III, 1155

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46 — SnSt Ht 46III

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Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal 46’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1155.

Virðandi gefr virðum
verbál liðar skerja;
gleðr vellbroti vellum
verðung afarþungum.
Ýtandi fremr ýta
auðs sæfuna rauðum,
þars mætum gram mæti
marblakks skipendr þakka.

{Virðandi {skerja liðar}} gefr virðum {verbál}; {vellbroti} gleðr verðung afarþungum vellum. {Ýtandi auðs} fremr ýta {rauðum sæfuna}, þars {skipendr {marblakks}} þakka mætum gram mæti.

{The appraiser {of the limb’s skerries}} [GOLD > GENEROUS MAN] gives {ocean-pyre} [GOLD] to men; {the gold-breaker} [GENEROUS MAN] gladdens the crew with extremely heavy gold. {The despatcher of wealth} [GENEROUS MAN] promotes people {with red sea-flame} [GOLD] where {occupants {of the sea-steed}} [SHIPS > SEAFARERS] thank the worthy lord for valuable objects.

texts: Ht 49, SnE 641

editions: Skj Snorri Sturluson: 2. Háttatal 46 (AII, 64-5; BII, 73); Skald II, 41; SnE 1848-87, I, 658-9, II, 392, III, 122-3, SnE 1879-81, I, 8, 79, II, 19, SnE 1931, 235, SnE 2007, 22; Konráð Gíslason 1895-7, I, 28.

sources

GKS 2367 4° (R) 49v, 4 - 49v, 6 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 51v, 18 - 51v, 18 (SnE)  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 145, 27 - 145, 29 (SnE)  image  image  image  
DG 11 (U) 54r, 8 - 54r, 10 (SnE)  image  
AMAcc 18x (Acc18x) 220, 5 - 220, 8  
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