Data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas

login: password: stay logged in: help

Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Líknarbraut (Líkn) - 52

Líknarbraut (‘The Way of Grace’) — Anon LíknVII

George S. Tate 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Líknarbraut’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 228-86.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29   30   31   32   33   34   35   36   37   38   39   40   41   42   43   44   45   46   47   48   49   50   51   52 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: C. 1. Líknarbraut (AII, 150-9, BII, 160-74)

SkP info: VII, 274-5

old edition introduction edition manuscripts transcriptions concordance search files

39 — Anon Líkn 39VII

edition interactive full text transcriptions old edition references concordance

 

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Krúx, lemið angr en æxlið
alt gótt liði dróttins,
sýndr ert seggja kindum
sigrtrúr í gný vigra;
opt ert éls í hǫptum
ítr lausn viðum rítar,
guma forðar þú gǫrla
grandi holds ok andar.

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: C. 1. Líknarbraut 39 (AII, 157; BII, 170); Skald II, 90; Sveinbjörn Egilsson 1844, 47, Rydberg 1907, 18, 52, Tate 1974, 84.

sources

AM 757 a 4° (B) 12r, 14 - 12r, 15 (Has)  transcr.  image  image  image  image  
JS 399 a-b 4°x (399a-bx) -  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated