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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 29 November 2021)

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SkP info: VIII, 589

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2 — Framarr Lv 2VIII (Ket 35)

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Cite as: Beatrice La Farge (ed.) 2017, ‘Ketils saga hœngs 35 (Framarr víkingakonungr, Lausavísur 2)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 589.

Veifir þú vængjum;         vápnum mun ek þér heita;
vafrar þú nú, víðflögull,         sem vitir mik feigan.
Villr ertu, vígstari;         vit munum sigr hafa;
hverf þú at Hængi;         hann skal nú deyja.

Þú veifir vængjum; ek mun heita þér vápnum; þú vafrar nú, víðflögull, sem vitir mik feigan. Ertu villr, {vígstari}; vit munum hafa sigr; hverf þú at Hængi; hann skal nú deyja.

You flap your wings; I will promise you weapons; you hover about now, wide-flying one <eagle>, as if you knew me [to be] doomed. You are confused, {slaughter-starling} [RAVEN/EAGLE]; we two will have the victory; turn to Hœngr (‘Salmon’), he must now die.

texts: Ket 35

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga VII 2 (AII, 286; BII, 307); Skald II, 162-3, NN §2396; FSN 2, 137, FSGJ 2, 178, Anderson 1990, 58, 106, 301, 442; Edd. Min. 84.


AM 343 a 4° (343a) 57v, 17 - 57v, 18 (Ket)  image  
AM 471 4° (471) 56r - 56r (Ket)  image  
Holm papp 32 4°x (papp32x) 10r, 2 - 10r, 4 (Ket)  image  
AM 173 folx (173x) 10v, 27 - 11r, 3 (Ket)  transcr.  
AM 340 4°x (340x) 22, 14 - 22, 18 (Ǫrv)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 342 4°x (342x) 73v, 16 - 73v, 19 (Ket)  image  
AM 552 q 4°x (552qx) 8r, 17 - 8r, 20 (Ket)  image  
AM 109 a II 8°x (109a IIx) 161v, 24 - 161v, 28 (Ket)  image  
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