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Ýma trǫllkona (Ýma)

volume 8; ed. Richard L. Harris;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 2

Lausavísur — Ýma LvVIII (HjǪ)

Not published: do not cite (Ýma LvVIII (HjǪ))

stanzas:  1   2 

SkP info: VIII, 504

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1 — Ýma Lv 1VIII (HjǪ 12)

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Cite as: Richard L. Harris (ed.) 2017, ‘Hjálmþés saga ok Ǫlvis 12 (Ýma trǫllkona, Lausavísur 1)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 504.

Illa kveðr þú til mín;         því muntu, inn ungi,
fyrstr hafðr á seyði         af seggjum þínum.
Má sjá in hoska mær         þerra sína ljósa lokka
        með gullofnum dúki.

Kveðr þú illa til mín; því muntu, inn ungi, hafðr á seyði fyrstr af seggjum þínum. In hoska mær má sjá þerra sína ljósa lokka með gullofnum dúki.

You speak ill to me; thus you, young one, will be put on the fire first of your men. The wise maid can be seen to dry her bright locks with a gold-woven cloth.

texts: HjǪ 12

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 16. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hjálmþérs saga ok Ǫlvis III 2 (AII, 335; BII, 356); Skald II, 192; HjǪ 1720, 36, FSN 3, 480-1, FSGJ 4, 205-6, HjǪ 1970, 30, 87, 145.

sources

AM 109 a III 8°x (109a IIIx) 269v, 16 - 269v, 19 (HjǪ)  transcr.  image  
Holm papp 6 4°x (papp6x) 50r - 50r (HjǪ)  image  
ÍBR 5 folx (ÍBR5x) 90 - 90 (HjǪ)  image  
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