Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Þjóðólfr Arnórsson (ÞjóðA)

11th century; volume 2; ed. Diana Whaley;

4. Sexstefja (Sex) - 32

Skj info: Þjóðolfr Arnórsson, Islandsk skjald, d. 1066. (AI, 361-83, BI, 332-53).

Skj poems:
[untitled]
1. Magnúsflokkr
2. Runhent digt om Harald hårdråde
3. Sexstefja
4. Lausavísur

notes

Sexstefja — ÞjóðA SexII

Diana Whaley 2009, ‘(Introduction to) Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Sexstefja’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 108-47.

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Skj: Þjóðolfr Arnórsson: 3. Sexstefja, o. 1065 (AI, 369-77, BI, 339-46); stanzas (if different): 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 28 | 29 | 30/1-4 | 30/5-8 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume II, pp. 113-14. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 — ÞjóðA Sex 2II

Cite as: Diana Whaley (ed.) 2009, ‘Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Sexstefja 2’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 113-14.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Tøgu má tekna segja
(tandrauðs) á Serklandi
(ungr hætti sér) átta
(ormtorgs hǫtuðr) borga,
áðr herskǫrðuðr harðan
Hildar leik und skildi,
Serkjum hættr, í sléttri
Sikileyju gekk heyja.

texts: Flat 1020, Fsk 183, H-Hr 85, HSig 6 (III 81), MH 51, Hkr 460 (III 81)

editions: Skj Þjóðolfr Arnórsson: 3. Sexstefja 2 (AI, 369; BI, 339); Skald I, 171; Hkr 1893-1901, III, 82, IV, 209-10, ÍF 28, 75, Hkr 1991, 605 (HSig ch. 5), F 1871, 195, E 1916, 36; Fsk 1902-3, 222 (ch. 43), ÍF 29, 230 (ch. 51); Fms 6, 138-9 (HSig ch. 5), Fms 12, 141; Flat 1860-8, III, 294, Andersson and Gade 2000, 135-6, 472 (MH).

sources

AM 63 folx (Kx) 524r, 5 - 524r, 12 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  
Holm papp 18 folx (papp18x) 226v - 226v (Hkr)  image  
AM 39 fol (39) 19rb, 19 - 19rb, 19 (Hkr)  image  
AM 45 fol (F) 42va, 4 - 42va, 7 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  image  image  image  
AM 47 fol (E) 10v, 27 - 10v, 28 (Hkr)  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 258v, 26 - 259r, 2 (Hkr)  image  
OsloUB 371 folx (FskBx) 61r - 61v, 6 (Fsk)  image  
AM 303 4°x (FskAx) 231, 19 - 232, 4 (Fsk)  image  
AM 66 fol (H) 22v, 7 - 22v, 7 (H-Hr)  image  image  image  image  
GKS 1010 fol (Hr) 17ra, 17 - 17ra, 17 (H-Hr)  image  
GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 192vb - 192vb (Flat)  image  image  
AM 301 4°x (301x) 85v, 16 - 85v, 20 (Fsk)  
AM 51 folx (51x) 55v, 17 - 55v, 24 (Fsk)  image  
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