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Útsteinn Gunnlaðarson (Útsteinn)

volume 8; ed. Hubert Seelow;

VIII. Útsteinskviða (Útkv) - 9

Útsteinskviða — Útsteinn ÚtkvVIII (Hálf)

Not published: do not cite (Útsteinn ÚtkvVIII (Hálf))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9 

SkP info: VIII, 341

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6 — Útsteinn Útkv 6VIII (Hálf 46)

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Cite as: Hubert Seelow (ed.) 2017, ‘Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 46 (Útsteinn Gunnlaðarson, Útsteinskviða 6)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 341.

Hálfr, dreymði mik,         hvatti, at ek berðumz,
ok kvez mér frækn konungr         fylgja skyldu,
— hefir mér gramr verit         góðr í draumi —
hvar sem vér orrostu         eiga skyldum.

Dreymði mik, Hálfr hvatti, at ek berðumz, ok frækn konungr kvez mér fylgja skyldu, hvar sem vér skyldum eiga orrostu; gramr hefir verit mér góðr í draumi.

I dreamed Hálfr urged that I should fight, and the valiant king said that he would follow me, wherever we [I] should have a battle; the prince has been good to me in my dream.

texts: Hálf 46

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 6. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hálfssaga VIII 9 (AII, 264; BII, 285); Skald II, 150, FF §41; Hálf 1864, 29, Hálf 1909, 117, FSGJ 2, 121-2, Hálf 1981, 129, 188-9; Edd. Min. 72.

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GKS 2845 4° (2845) 37v, 7 - 37v, 9 (Hálf)  transcr.  image  image  
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