Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Þórðr Kolbeinsson (ÞKolb)

11th century; volume 1; ed. Jayne Carroll;

Eiríksdrápa (Eirdr) - 17

Skj info: Þórðr Kolbeinsson, Islandsk skjald, 11. årh. (AI, 212-19, BI, 202-9).

Skj poems:
1. Belgskakadrápa
2. Gunnlaugsdrápa ormstungu
3. Eiríksdrápa
4. Lausavísur

Eiríksdrápa — ÞKolb EirdrI

Jayne Carroll 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Þórðr Kolbeinsson, Eiríksdrápa’ 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. 487.

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Skj: Þórðr Kolbeinsson: 3. Eiríksdrápa, 1014 (AI, 213-217, BI, 203-206); stanzas (if different): 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume I, p. 491. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

2 — ÞKolb Eirdr 2I

Cite as: Jayne Carroll (ed.) 2012, ‘Þórðr Kolbeinsson, Eiríksdrápa 2’ 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. 491.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Mjǫk lét margar snekkjur
(mærðar ǫrr) sem knǫrru
(óðr vex skalds) ok skeiðar
skjaldhlynr á brim dynja,
þás ólítill útan
oddherðir fór gerða
(mǫrg vas lind fyr landi)
lǫnd síns fǫður rǫndu.

texts: Fsk 89, Jvs 3, ÓT 70, ÓTC 31 (I 135), Skm 305 [1-4], Hkr 162 (I 135), SnE 307 [1-4]

editions: Skj Þórðr Kolbeinsson: 3. Eiríksdrápa 2 (AI, 213-14; BI, 203); Skald I, 106, NN §580; Hkr 1893-1901, I, 324, IV, 87, ÍF 26, 276, Hkr 1991, I, 185 (ÓTHkr ch. 37), F 1871, 120; ÓT 1958-2000, I, 181-2 (ch. 87); Fsk 1902-3, 92 (ch. 19), ÍF 29, 129-30 (ch. 21); Jvs 1879, 69-70; SnE 1848-87, I, 466-9, SnE 1931, 165, SnE 1998, I, 84, 206-7.

sources

AM 35 folx (Kx) 157r, 19 - 157r, 26 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 39 fol (39) 7ra, 1 - 7ra, 5 (Hkr)  image  
AM 45 fol (F) 26va, 2 - 26va, 6 (Hkr)  image  image  image  image  
AM 37 folx (J1x) 94r, 18 - 94r, 22 (Hkr)  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 87v, 13 - 87v, 20 (Hkr)  image  
AM 325 VIII 1 4° (325VIII 1) 4va, 36 - 4va, 40 (Hkr)  image  
AM 61 fol (61) 19ra, 33 - 19ra, 36 (ÓT)  image  image  
AM 54 fol (54) 15ra, 40 - 15rb, 4 (ÓT)  image  
Holm perg 1 fol (Bb) 25va, 13 - 25va, 17 (ÓT)  image  
OsloUB 371 folx (FskBx) 27v, 7 - 27v, 14 (Fsk)  image  
AM 303 4°x (FskAx) 103, 6 - 103, 13 (Fsk)  image  
AM 510 4° (510) 58r, 24 - 58r, 27 (Jvs)  image  
GKS 2367 4° (R) 36v, 24 - 36v, 26 (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx) 38r, 29 - 38r, 30 [1-4] (SnE)  image  
DG 11 (U) 36r, 13 - 36r, 15 [1-4] (SnE)  image  
AM 748 I b 4° (A) 12v, 23 - 12v, 24 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 748 II 4° (C) 6r, 5 - 6r, 7 (SnE)  image  image  
AM 51 folx (51x) 24v, 29 - 25r, 3 (Fsk)  image  
AM 301 4°x (301x) 38r, 4 - 38r, 8 (Fsk)  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 450r, 2 - 450r, 5 [1-4]  image  
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