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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Not published: do not cite (Hróksv HrkvVIII (Hálf))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, 355

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15 — Hróksv Hrkv 15VIII (Hálf 65)

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Cite as: Hubert Seelow (ed.) 2017, ‘Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 65 (Hrókr inn svarti, Hrókskviða 15)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 355.

Valr ok Haukr         í víkingu,
báðir fræknir         buðlungs vinir.
Fáir mundu þeim         fylkis rekkum
hæfir þykkja         ór Hakaveldi.

Valr ok Haukr í víkingu, báðir fræknir vinir buðlungs. Fáir ór Hakaveldi mundu þykkja hæfir þeim rekkum fylkis.

Valr and Haukr on a viking expedition, both valiant friends of the king. Few from Haki’s realm would seem to match these champions of the prince.

texts: Hálf 65

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 6. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hálfssaga IX 15 (AII, 267; BII, 289); Skald II, 152; Hálf 1864, 35, Hálf 1909, 126, FSGJ 2, 128, Hálf 1981, 134, 194; Edd. Min. 46.


GKS 2845 4° (2845) 38v, 3 - 38v, 4 (Hálf)  transcr.  image  image  
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