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Friðþjófr Þorsteinsson (FriðÞ)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

Lausavísur (Lv) - 33

Lausavísur — FriðÞ LvVIII (Frið)

Not published: do not cite (FriðÞ LvVIII (Frið))

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SkP info: VIII, 233

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29 — FriðÞ Lv 29VIII (Frið 35)

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Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Friðþjófs saga ins frœkna 35 (Friðþjófr Þorsteinsson, Lausavísur 29)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 233.

Vilda ek kjósa         konung í helju
en unga mér         Ingibjörgu,
drykkju mikla,         drengi káta,
en Elliða         upp á hlunnum.

Ek vilda kjósa konung í helju, en mér unga Ingibjörgu, mikla drykkju, káta drengi, en Elliða upp á hlunnum.

I would wish to choose for the king [to be] in Hel, and young Ingibjǫrg for myself, great drinking, happy warriors, and Elliði up on rollers.

texts: Frið 35

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 7. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Friðþjófssaga ens frækna II 2 (AII, 277; BII, 299); Skald II, 158; Frið 1893, 82, Frið 1914, 27 n.


AM 568 4°x (568x) 102r, 28 - 102r, 29 (Frið)  transcr.  image  
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