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Runic Dictionary

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Heiðr vǫlva (Heiðv)

volume 8; ed. †Desmond Slay;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 4

Lausavísur — Heiðv LvVIII (Hrólf)

†Desmond Slay (forthcoming), ‘ Heiðr vǫlva, 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=3154> (accessed 16 May 2022)

stanzas:  1   2   3   4 

SkP info: VIII, 543

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2 — Heiðv Lv 2VIII (Hrólf 3)

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Cite as: †Desmond Slay (ed.) 2017, ‘Hrólfs saga kraka 3 (Heiðr vǫlva, Lausavísur 2)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 543.

Þeir er í Vifilsey
váru lengi
ok hétu þar
hunda nöfnum
Hoppr ok Hó.

 

They who were in Vifilsey for a long time and were called there by dogs’ names, Hoppr and .

context: Asked by Fróði whether she is speaking of the boys or of those who have sheltered them, the sibyl gives this reply.

texts: Hrólf 3

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 1. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hrólfs saga kraka 3 (samme - AII, 230-1; BII, 250); Skald II, 130, NN §3178; Hrólf 1960, 10; Edd. Min. 61.

sources

AM 285 4°x (285x) 4v, 2 - 4v, 3 (Hrólf)  transcr.  
AM 9 folx (9x) 4r, 12 - 4r, 13 (Hrólf)  image  
AM 11 folx (11x) 4v - 4v (Hrólf)  
AM 109 a II 8°x (109a IIx) 215v - 215v (Hrólf)  image  
Holm papp 17 4°x (papp17x) 288v - 288v (Hrólf)  
AM 10 folx (10x) 3r, 13 - 3r, 14 (Hrólf)  image  
AM 922 4°x (922x) 24v, 6 - 24v, 8 (Hrólf)  
AM 922 4°x (922x) 25r, 6 - 25r, 8 (Hrólf)  
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