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Hervǫr (Herv)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 20

Lausavísur — Herv LvVIII (Heiðr)

Hannah Burrows (forthcoming), ‘ Hervǫr, Lausavísur’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. . <https://skaldic.org/m.php?p=text&i=3135> (accessed 19 September 2021)

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19 

for reference only:  19x 

SkP info: VIII, 389

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11 — Herv Lv 11VIII (Heiðr 28)

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Cite as: Hannah Burrows (ed.) 2017, ‘Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 28 (Hervǫr, Lausavísur 11)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 389.

Hervarðr, Hjörvarðr,
Hrani, Angantýr,
svá yðr öllum
innan rifja,
sem þér í maura
mornið haugi,
nema sverð selið,
þat er sló Dvalinn;
samira draugum
dýr vápn fela.

 

Hervarðr, Hjǫrvarðr, Hrani, Angantýr, may it be to you all within your ribs as if you rot in an anthill, unless you give [me] the sword, which Dvalinn forged; it is not fitting for revenants to hide precious weapons.

notes: In Herv Lv 14 (Heiðr 36) Hervǫr again threatens the brothers that they shall not be allowed to rest in peace if they refuse to give up Tyrfingr.

texts: Heiðr 28 (26/11)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 5. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hervararsaga III 4 (AII, 246; BII, 265-6); Skald II, 138; Heiðr 1672, 91, FSN 1, 436, 520, Heiðr 1873, 215, 317, Heiðr 1924, 23-4, 108, FSGJ 2, 16, Heiðr 1960, 14-15; Edd. Min. 15.

sources

AM 544 4° (Hb) 74r, 14 - 74r, 16 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  image  image  
GKS 2845 4° (2845) 65r, 17 - 65r, 19 (Heiðr)  image  image  
UppsUB R 715x (R715x) 13v, 3 - 13v, 7 (Heiðr)  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated