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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Úlfr inn rauði (Úlfrauð)

volume 8; ed. Hubert Seelow;

VIII. Útsteinskviða (Útkv) - 2

not in Skj

Útsteinskviða — Úlfrauð ÚtkvVIII (Hálf)

Not published: do not cite (Úlfrauð ÚtkvVIII (Hálf))

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SkP info: VIII, 336

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1 — Úlfrauð Útkv 1VIII (Hálf 40)

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Cite as: Hubert Seelow (ed.) 2017, ‘Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 40 (Úlfr inn rauði, Útsteinskviða 1)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 336.

Yðr munu dauðar         dísir allar;
heill kveð ek horfna         frá Hálfsrekkum.
Dreymði mik í morgin,         at megir várir
efri yrði,         hvar er vér mættuz.

Allar dísir munu yðr dauðar; ek kveð heill horfna frá Hálfsrekkum. Dreymði mik í morgin, at megir várir yrði efri, hvar er vér mættuz.

For you, all dísir will be dead; I say luck has deserted Hálfr’s champions. I dreamed this morning that our [my] sons would prevail, wherever we should meet.

texts: Hálf 40

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 6. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hálfssaga VIII 3 (AII, 263; BII, 284); Skald II, 149; Hálf 1864, 27, Hálf 1909, 114, FSGJ 2, 120, Hálf 1981, 187; Edd. Min. 71.

sources

GKS 2845 4° (2845) 37r, 22 - 37r, 24 (Hálf)  transcr.  image  image  
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