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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Þórir jǫkull (Þjǫk)

13th century; volume 4; ed. Guðrún Nordal;

Lausavísa (Lv) - 1

Skj info: Þórir jǫkull, Islænder, 13. årh. (AII, 86, BII, 97-98).

Skj poems:

Lausavísa — Þjǫk LvIV

Not published: do not cite (Þjǫk LvIV)


Skj: Þórir jǫkull: Lausavísa, 1238 (AII, 86, BII, 97-8); stanzas (if different): [v]

This edition is currently in preparation and will be published in a forthcoming volume of the series. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

1 — Þjǫk Lv 1IV

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Þjǫk Lv 1IV)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Upp skalt á kjǫl klífa,
kǫld er sævar drífa;
kostaðu hug þinn herða,
hér skaltu lífit verða;
skafl beygjattu skalli,
þótt skúr á þik falli;
ást hafðir þú meyja;
eitt sinn skal hverr deyja.  (runhent)

texts: Ísls 74, Stu 105

editions: Skj Þórir jǫkull: Lausavísa (AII, 87; BII, 97);


AM 114 folx (114x) 139r, 31 - 139r, 34 (Stu)  transcr.  
AM 122 a fol (I) 74va, 38 - 74vb, 3 (Stu)  transcr.  image  
Holm papp 8 4°x (papp8x) 513, 11 - 513, 14 (Stu)  transcr.  
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