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Hrókr inn svarti (Hróksv)

volume 8; ed. Hubert Seelow;

VIII. Hrókskviða (Hrkv) - 27

Hrókskviða — Hróksv HrkvVIII (Hálf)

Not published: do not cite (Hróksv HrkvVIII (Hálf))

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SkP info: VIII, 348

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5 — Hróksv Hrkv 5VIII (Hálf 55)

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Hálf sák hǫggva
hǫndum báðum,
hafðit hilmir
hlífskjǫld fyr sér;
finnr engi maðr,
þótt fari víða,
hæfra hjarta
ok hugprúðara.  (fornyrðislag)

texts: Hálf 55

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 6. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hálfssaga IX 5 (AII, 265; BII, 287); Skald II, 151; Hálf 1864, 32, Hálf 1909, 121, FSGJ 2, 125, Hálf 1981, 191; Edd. Min. 45.

sources

GKS 2845 4° (2845) 38r, 10 - 38r, 12 (Hálf)  transcr.  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated