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Þorkell Gíslason (ÞGísl)

12th century; volume 1; ed. Emily Lethbridge;

Búadrápa (Búdr) - 12

Þorkell (ÞGísl) is named as the poet of Búadrápa in ÓT (1958-2000, 180), but beyond that nothing is known about him and his name does not appear in Skáldatal.

Búadrápa — ÞGísl BúdrI

Emily Lethbridge and Diana Whaley 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Þorkell Gíslason, Búadrápa’ 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. 941.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12 

Skj: Þórkell Gíslason: Búadrápa (AI, 553-5, BI, 536-8)

SkP info: I, 952

old edition introduction edition manuscripts transcriptions concordance search files

12 — ÞGísl Búdr 12I

edition interactive full text transcriptions old edition references concordance

 

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Feldi Vagn virða
(valði of nái stirða
hrafn enn hvassleiti),
- hrunði á borð sveiti -;
þess réð þó dála
(þrymr vas hôr stála)
eyðis undglóða
Eiríkr skip hrjóða.  (runhent)

texts: ÓT 95

editions: Skj Þórkell Gíslason: Búadrápa 12 (AI, 555; BI, 538); Skald I, 261; Fms 1, 179, Fms 12, 45, ÓT 1958-2000, I, 196 (ch. 90); Ólafur Halldórsson 2000, 31, 82-3.

sources

AM 61 fol (61) 20rb, 31 - 20rb, 34 (ÓT)  image  image  image  
AM 53 fol (53) 16vb, 35 - 16vb, 37 (ÓT)  image  
AM 54 fol (54) 16vb, 25 - 16vb, 28 (ÓT)  image  
Holm perg 1 fol (Bb) 27rb, 7 - 27rb, 10 (ÓT)  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated