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Runic Dictionary

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Sveinn (Sveinn)

11th century; volume 3; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

Fragment (Frag) - 1

Fragment — Sveinn FragIII

Margaret Clunies Ross 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Sveinn, Fragment’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 397.

stanzas:  1 

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 397. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

1 — Sveinn Frag 1III

Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Sveinn, Fragment 1’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 397.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Þar kømr, lyngs en lǫngum
lind vanði mik strindar
leika leynisíka
lævi, ô til sævar.

texts: TGT 114, Gramm 116

editions: Skj Sveinn: Norðrsetudrápa 4 (AI, 418; BI, 388); Skald I, 192; SnE 1848-87, II, 178-9, 425, III, 151, TGT 1884, 30, 113, 231, TGT 1927, 84, 107-8.

sources

AM 748 I b 4° (A) 7v, 27 - 7v, 28 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 110, 8 - 110, 9 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 391r, 15 - 391r, 18 (Norðrdr)  image  
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