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. 140-3. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

27 — ÞjóðA Sex 27II

Cite as: Diana Whaley (ed.) 2009, ‘Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Sexstefja 27’ 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. 140-3.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Ǫrð sær Yrsu burðar
inndrótt jǫfurr sinni
bjartplógaðan bauga
brattakr vǫlu-spakra;
eyss landreki ljósu
lastvarr Kraka barri
á, hlémyldar holdi,
hauks kǫlfur mér sjǫlfum.

texts: LaufE 38 (348), Skm 188, Skm 393 [5-8], SnE 190, SnE 395

editions: Skj Þjóðolfr Arnórsson: 3. Sexstefja 27 (AI, 375; BI, 345); Skald I, 174, NN §§863, 2267, 3230; SnE 1848-87, I, 398-401, 516-17, II, 321, 362, 546, 581, 605, SnE 1931, 142, 181, SnE 1998, I, 60, 101, 188, 220; LaufE 1979, 348.

sources

GKS 2367 4° (R*) 32v, 12 - 32v, 15 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  image  
GKS 2367 4° (R*) 39r, 27 - 39r, 27 [5-6] (SnE)  image  image  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx*) 34r, 9 - 34r, 9 [1-4] (SnE)  image  
Traj 1374x (Tx*) 41r, 9 - 41r, 9 [5-6] (SnE)  image  
AM 242 fol (W) 75, 5 - 75, 7 (SnE)  image  image  image  
DG 11 (U*) 44r, 1 - 44r, 4 (SnE)  image  
DG 11 (U*) 31r, 15 - 31r, 16 [5-8] (SnE)  image  
AM 757 a 4° (B) 7r, 15 - 7r, 16 [5-6] (SnE)  image  image  image  image  
AM 744 4°x (744x) 47r, 9 - 47r, 10 [5-6] (SnE)  image  
AM 748 II 4° (C*) 3v, 24 - 3v, 27 (SnE)  image  image  
AM 748 II 4° (C*) 8v, 18 - 8v, 19 [5-6] (SnE)  image  image  
GKS 2368 4°x (2368x) 92 - 92 (LaufE)  image  
AM 743 4°x (743x) 73r - 73r (LaufE)  image  image  
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