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Hervǫr (Herv)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 20

Lausavísur — Herv LvVIII (Heiðr)

Not published: do not cite (Herv LvVIII (Heiðr))

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, 392

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12 — Herv Lv 12VIII (Heiðr 31)

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Cite as: Hannah Burrows (ed.) 2017, ‘Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 31 (Hervǫr, Lausavísur 12)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 392.

Segir þú eigi satt,         — svá láti áss þik
heilan í haugi —         sem þú hafir eigi
Tyrfing með þér.         Trautt er þér at veita
arfa þínum         einar bænir.

Þú segir eigi satt, sem hafir þú eigi Tyrfing með þér; svá láti áss þik heilan í haugi. Trautt er þér at veita arfa þínum einar bænir.

You do not speak truly, [you speak] as though you do not have Tyrfingr with you; so may the god leave you unharmed in the mound. You are reluctant to grant one boon to your heir.

texts: Heiðr 31 (29/14)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 5. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hervararsaga III 7 (AII, 246; BII, 266); Skald II, 138, NN §3182; Heiðr 1672, 92, FSN 1, 436-7, 520, Heiðr 1873, 216, 317-18, Heiðr 1924, 25, 109, FSGJ 2, 17, Heiðr 1960, 15; Edd. Min. 16.


AM 544 4° (Hb) 74r, 19 - 74r, 20 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  image  image  
GKS 2845 4° (2845) 65r, 22 - 65v, 2 (Heiðr)  image  image  
UppsUB R 715x (R715x) 13v, 15 - 13v, 18 (Heiðr)  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated