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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Framarr víkingakonungr (Framarr)

volume 8; ed. Beatrice La Farge;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 4

not in Skj

Lausavísur — Framarr LvVIII (Ket)

Beatrice La Farge (forthcoming), ‘ Framarr víkingakonungr, Lausavísur’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. . <> (accessed 28 September 2021)

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SkP info: VIII, 587

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1 — Framarr Lv 1VIII (Ket 34)

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Cite as: Beatrice La Farge (ed.) 2017, ‘Ketils saga hœngs 34 (Framarr víkingakonungr, Lausavísur 1)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 587.

Illr er örn í sinni;         emka sárr at kvíða;
færir hann sínar greipar         gular í blóðæðar mínar.
Hlakkar hreggskornir;         hvers er hann forkunnigr?
Opt hefi ek ara gladdan;         góðr em ek valgöglum.

Örn er illr í sinni; emka sárr at kvíða; hann færir gular greipar sínar í blóðæðar mínar. Hreggskornir hlakkar; hvers er hann forkunnigr? Ek hefi opt gladdan ara; ek em góðr {valgöglum}.

The eagle is evil in company; I am not wounded so that I am afraid; he thrusts his yellow claws into my blood vessels. The storm-cleaver <eagle> screams; about what is he prescient? I have often gladdened the eagle; I am good {to corpse-geese} [RAVENS/EAGLES].

texts: Ket 34

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga VII 1 (AII, 285-6; BII, 307); Skald II, 162, NN §§1480, 2395, 3196FSN 2, 136, FSGJ 2, 178, Anderson 1990, 58, 106, 442; Edd. Min. 83.


AM 343 a 4° (343a) 57v, 15 - 57v, 16 (Ket)  image  
AM 471 4° (471) 56r - 56r (Ket)  image  
GKS 1006 folx (1006x) 621 - 621 (Ket)  image  
AM 173 folx (173x) 10v, 21 - 10v, 24 (Ket)  transcr.  
AM 109 a II 8°x (109a IIx) 161v, 21 - 161v, 22 (Ket)  image  
AM 340 4°x (340x) 22, 9 - 22, 13 (Ǫrv)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 342 4°x (342x) 73v, 14 - 73v, 15 (Ket)  image  
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