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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Humli konungr (Humli)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 3

not in Skj

Lausavísur — Humli LvVIII (Heiðr)

Not published: do not cite (Humli LvVIII (Heiðr))

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SkP info: VIII, 472

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1 — Humli Lv 1VIII (Heiðr 100)

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Cite as: Hannah Burrows (ed.) 2017, ‘Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 100 (Humli konungr, Lausavísur 1)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 472.

Sitja skulum vér í vetr         ok sælliga lifa,
drekka ok dæma         dýrar veigar,
kenna Húnum         vápn at búa,
þau er djarfliga         skulum fram bera.

Vér skulum sitja í vetr ok lifa sælliga, drekka dýrar veigar ok dæma, kenna Húnum at búa vápn, þau er skulum bera fram djarfliga.

We shall sit during winter and live prosperously, drink costly draughts and make conversation, teach the Huns to prepare the weapons that we shall carry forth boldly.

texts: Heiðr 100

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 5. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hervararsaga VI 1 (AII, 253; BII, 273); Skald II, 142, NN §3184; Heiðr 1672, 166, FSN 1, 495-6, Heiðr 1873, 274, Heiðr 1924, 146, FSGJ 2, 58-9, Heiðr 1960, 51 (Heiðr); Edd. Min. 6, NK 306, ÍF Edd. II, 424.


AM 203 folx (203x) 110v, 16 - 110v, 18 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  
UppsUB R 715x (R715x) 32v, 8 - 32v, 12 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  
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