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Ketill hœngr (Keth)

volume 8; ed. Beatrice La Farge;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 23

Lausavísur — Keth LvVIII (Ket)

Not published: do not cite (Keth LvVIII (Ket))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23 

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 592. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

21 — Keth Lv 21VIII (Ket 37)

Cite as: Beatrice La Farge (ed.) 2017, ‘Ketils saga hœngs 37 (Ketill hœngr, Lausavísur 21)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 592.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Hvat er þér Dragvendill,
hví ert slær orðinn,
til hefk nú hǫggvit,
tregt er þér at bíta;
hliðar at hjǫrþingi,
hefra þér fyrr orðit
bilt í braki málma,
þars bragnar hjoggusk.  (málaháttr)

texts: Ket 37

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga VII 4 (AII, 287; BII, 307); Skald II, 163; FSN 2, 137-8, FSGJ 2, 179, Anderson 1990, 58, 107; Edd. Min. 84.


AM 343 a 4° (343a) 57v, 22 - 57v, 24 (Ket)  image  
AM 471 4° (471) 56r - 56r (Ket)  image  
AM 340 4°x (340x) 22, 27 - 23, 4 (Ǫrv)  transcr.  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated