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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Án bogsveigir (Án)

volume 8; ed. Beatrice La Farge;

Lausavísur (Lv) - 5

not in Skj

Lausavísur — Án LvVIII (Án)

Not published: do not cite (Án LvVIII (Án))

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Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 11. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Áns saga bogsveigis, Alle af Án (AII, 319-20, BII, 339-40)

SkP info: VIII, 9

old edition introduction edition manuscripts transcriptions concordance search files

3 — Án Lv 3VIII (Án 3)

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Cite as: Beatrice La Farge (ed.) 2017, ‘Áns saga bogsveigis 3 (Án bogsveigir, Lausavísur 3)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 9.

Því betr mér þykkir,
ef þá skal valr falla
nær vér fráligra færum
fót at geira móti.
Drekkum alt af uxa
ennigeira hlenni;
vera mun snarpra sverða
svipun, ef ek skal ráða.

Þykkir mér því betr, ef valr skal þá falla, nær vér færum fráligra fót at {móti geira}. Drekkum alt af {hlenni {ennigeira uxa}}; mun vera {svipun snarpra sverða}, ef ek skal ráða.

It will seem to me so much better, if then the slain are to fall, when we quickly betake our feet to {the meeting of spears} [BATTLE]. Let us drink fully from {the resounding sea (?) {of the forehead-spears of oxen}} [HORNS > DRINK]; there will be {a swinging of sharp swords} [BATTLE], if I am to have my way.

texts: Án 3

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 11. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Áns saga bogsveigis 3 (AII, 320; BII, 339); Skald II, 182, NN §§1484, 3291; FSN 2, 337, FSGJ 2, 379.


AM 343 a 4° (343a) 83v, 9 - 83v, 11 (Án)  image  image  
AM 109 a I 8°x (109a Ix) 6v, 24 - 7r, 2 (Án)  image  
AM 173 folx (173x) 70v, 10 - 70v, 17 (Án)  transcr.  image  
AM 395 folx (395 folx) 188v, 15 - 188v, 22 (Án)  transcr.  image  
AM 340 4°x (340x) 169, 21 - 169, 25  transcr.  image  
AM 560 c 4°x (560cx) 73v, 11 - 73v, 14 (Án)  transcr.  image  image  
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