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Runic Dictionary

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Not published: do not cite (Hróksv HrkvVIII (Hálf))

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Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 352. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

11 — Hróksv Hrkv 11VIII (Hálf 61)

Cite as: Hubert Seelow (ed.) 2017, ‘Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 61 (Hrókr inn svarti, Hrókskviða 11)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 352.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Hǫfðum allir
enn øfra hlut,
hvars Hildar él
hlífar knúði;
einn vissa ek
jafnsnjallan gram
Sigurð konung
at sǫlum Gjúka.  (fornyrðislag)

texts: Hálf 61

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 6. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hálfssaga IX 11 (AII, 266; BII, 288); Skald II, 151, NN §2383; Hálf 1864, 34, Hálf 1909, 124, FSGJ 2, 127, Hálf 1981, 134, 193; Edd. Min. 45-6.

sources

GKS 2845 4° (2845) 38r, 21 - 38r, 22 (Hálf)  transcr.  image  image  
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