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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Forað (Forað)

volume 8; ed. Beatrice La Farge;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 6

not in Skj

Lausavísur — Forað LvVIII (Ket)

Not published: do not cite (Forað LvVIII (Ket))

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SkP info: VIII, 577

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5 — Forað Lv 5VIII (Ket 25)

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Cite as: Beatrice La Farge (ed.) 2017, ‘Ketils saga hœngs 25 (Forað, Lausavísur 5)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 577.

Seyði þínum mun ek snúa         en sjálfum þér gnúa,
unz þik gríðr um grípr;         ok mun hon koma með sínu gjálfri.

Ek mun snúa seyði þínum en gnúa þér sjálfum, unz gríðr um grípr þik; ok hon mun koma með gjálfri sínu.

I will turn your cooking-fire [astray] and crush you yourself, until the giantess grips you; and she will come with her roaring.

texts: Ket 25

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga V 10 (AII, 284; BII, 305); Skald II, 161; FSN 2, 130, FSGJ 2, 172;  Anderson 1990, 54, 99; Edd. Min. 82.


AM 343 a 4° (343a) 56v, 34 - 56v, 34 (Ket)  image  
AM 471 4° (471) 54r - 54r (Ket)  image  
AM 340 4°x (340x) 17, 12 - 17, 14 (GrL)  transcr.  image  
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