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Snorri Sturluson (SnSt)

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

III. Háttatal (Ht) - 102

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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, 1186

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75 — SnSt Ht 75III

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Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal 75’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1186.

Hrinda lætr hniggrund
hafbekks snekkjur,
þás falla, fleinþollr
frár, mál, stálum.
Hlummi lítr hergramr
hirðmenn spenna,
en rœði raungóð,
rógálfr, skjálfa.

{Frár fleinþollr} lætr snekkjur hrinda {hniggrund {hafbekks}} stálum, þás mál falla. {Hergramr rógálfr} lítr hirðmenn spenna hlummi, en raungóð rœði skjálfa.

{The swift spear-fir} [WARRIOR] makes warships thrust against {the bucking-ground {of the sea-bench}} [SHIP > SEA] with prows when times are opportune. {The battle-grim strife-elf} [WARRIOR] sees retainers grasp oar-handles, and very good oars tremble.

texts: Ht 78, SnE 670

editions: Skj Snorri Sturluson: 2. Háttatal 75 (AII, 72; BII, 82); Skald II, 45, NN §§2185, 3147; SnE 1848-87, I, 690-3, III, 130, SnE 1879-81, I, 12, 83, II, 28, SnE 1931, 246, SnE 2007, 31-2; Konráð Gíslason 1895-7, I, 47-8.

sources

GKS 2367 4° (R) 51v, 26 - 51v, 28 (SnE)  image  image  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 149, 26 - 149, 28 (SnE)  image  image  image  
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