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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Not published: do not cite (Hróksv HrkvVIII (Hálf))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, 363

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27 — Hróksv Hrkv 27VIII (Hálf 77)

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Cite as: Hubert Seelow (ed.) 2017, ‘Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 77 (Hrókr inn svarti, Hrókskviða 27)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 363.

Hér þykki ek nú         í Hakaveldi
hornungr vera         hverrar þjóðar.
Allir eigu         innar at sitja
hálfargir menn         en Hálfsrekkar.

Ek þykki nú vera hornungr hverrar þjóðar hér í Hakaveldi. Allir hálfargir menn eigu at sitja innar en Hálfsrekkar.

I now seem to be an outcast amongst all people here in Haki’s realm. All half-cowardly men are entitled to sit futher inwards than Hálfr’s champions.

texts: Hálf 77

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 6. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hálfssaga IX 27 (AII, 269; BII, 291); Skald II, 153; Hálf 1864, 39, Hálf 1909, 130-1, FSGJ 2, 132, Hálf 1981, 135, 197; Edd. Min. 48.


GKS 2845 4° (2845) 38v, 25 - 39r, 2 (Hálf)  transcr.  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated