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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Signý Hálfdanardóttir (SigHálf)

volume 8; ed. †Desmond Slay;

VIII. Lausavísa (Lv) - 1

not in Skj

Lausavísa — SigHálf LvVIII (Hrólf)

†Desmond Slay (forthcoming), ‘ Signý Hálfdanardóttir, Lausavísa’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. . <> (accessed 23 May 2022)


SkP info: VIII, 541

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1 — SigHálf Lv 1VIII (Hrólf 1)

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Cite as: †Desmond Slay (ed.) 2017, ‘Hrólfs saga kraka 1 (Signý Hálfdanardóttir, Lausavísa 1)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 541.

Öll er orðin         ætt Skjöldunga
lofðungs lundar         at limum einum.
Bræðr sá ek mína         á berum sitja
en Sævils rekka         á söðluðum.

Öll ætt Skjöldunga, lundar lofðungs, er orðin at limum einum. Bræðr mína sá ek sitja á berum en rekka Sævils á söðluðum.

All the family of the Skjǫldungar, the princely trees <men>, have become branches only. My brothers I saw riding bareback, but Sævill’s men on saddled [horses].

texts: Hrólf 1

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 1. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hrólfs saga kraka 1 (Signý - AII, 230; BII, 250); Skald II, 130, NN §116; Hrólf 1960, 8-9; Edd. Min. 61.


AM 285 4°x (285x) 4r, 10 - 4r, 11 (Hrólf)  transcr.  
AM 9 folx (9x) 3v, 13 - 3v, 15 (Hrólf)  image  
AM 11 folx (11x) 4r - 4r (Hrólf)  
AM 109 a II 8°x (109a IIx) 215r - 215r (Hrólf)  image  
Holm papp 17 4°x (papp17x) 228r - 228r (Hrólf)  
AM 10 folx (10x) 2v, 23 - 2v, 25 (Hrólf)  image  
AM 922 4°x (922x) 20v, 8 - 20v, 11 (Hrólf)  
AM 922 4°x (922x) 21r, 8 - 21r, 11 (Hrólf)  
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