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Runic Dictionary

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Þjóðólfr (Þjóðólfr)

9th century; volume 3; ed. Edith Marold;

Fragment (Frag) - 1

Nothing is known about this poet.

Fragment — Þjóðólfr FragIII

Edith Marold, translated from German by John Foulks 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Þjóðólfr, 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. 464.

stanzas:  1 

SkP info: III, 465

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1 — Þjóðólfr Frag 1III

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Cite as: Edith Marold (ed.) 2017, ‘Þjóðólfr, 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. 465.

Hǫfuðbaðm,
þars heiðsæi,
á Fjǫrnis
fjǫllum, drýgði.

… hǫfuðbaðm á {fjǫllum Fjǫrnis}, þars drýgði heiðsæi.

… chief kinsman on {the mountains of Fjǫrnir <sea-king>} [WAVES], where he showed his reverence.

texts: TGT 92, Gramm 94

editions: Skj Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, enn hvinverski: 1. Ynglingatal 38(?) (AI, 15; BI, 14); NN §1014B; SnE 1848-87, II, 162-3, III, 399; TGT 1884, 28, 104, 217-19, TGT 1927, 77, 105.

sources

AM 242 fol (W) 109, 5 - 109, 5 (TGT)  transcr.  image  image  image  
AM 761 a 4°x (761ax) 52r, 2 - 52r, 5 (V)  image  
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