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Busla (Busla)

volume 8; ed. Wilhelm Heizmann;

Buslubæn (Busl) - 9

Buslubæn — Busla BuslVIII (Bós)

Not published: do not cite (Busla BuslVIII (Bós))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 14. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Bósasaga, Buslubœn (AII, 330-2, BII, 350-3)

SkP info: VIII, 32

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5 — Busla Busl 5VIII (Bós 5)

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Cite as: Wilhelm Heizmann (ed.) 2017, ‘Bósa saga 5 (Busla, Buslubæn 5)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 32.

Ef þú siglir,         slitni reiði,
en af stýri         stökkvi krókar,
rifni reflar,         reki segl ofan,
en aktaumar         allir slitni,
nema þú Herrauð         heipt upp gefir
ok svá Bósa         biðir til sátta.

Ef þú siglir, slitni reiði, en krókar stökkvi af stýri, reflar rifni, segl reki ofan, en allir aktaumar slitni, nema þú gefir Herrauð upp heipt ok biðir Bósa svá til sátta.

If you are sailing, may the rigging tear, and the clamps spring from the steering rudder, your canvas be torn to tatters, the sail fall down, and the braces all break, unless you forego your hatred towards Herrauðr and likewise grant forgiveness to Bósi.

texts: Bós 5 (ch. 5)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 14. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Bósasaga 5 (AII, 331; BII, 351); Skald II, 189; Bós 1666, 19, FSN 3, 204, Bós 1893, 17, FSGJ 3, 293, Bós 1996, 13; Edd. Min. 124.

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AM 586 4° (586) 14r, 40 - 14v, 1 (Bós)  image  image  image  
AM 577 4° (577) 53v, 9 - 53v, 11 (Bós)  image  image  
AM 510 4° (510) 11r, 21 - 11r, 23 (Bós)  image  image  
AM 340 4°x (340x) 271, 8 - 271, 11 (Bós)  image  
AM 361 4°x (361x) 3r - 3r (Bós)  
AM 361 4°x (361x) 11r - 11r (Bós)  
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