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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 June 2022)

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SkP info: VIII, 593

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3 — Framarr Lv 3VIII (Ket 38)

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Cite as: Beatrice La Farge (ed.) 2017, ‘Ketils saga hœngs 38 (Framarr víkingakonungr, Lausavísur 3)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 593.

Skelfr nú skegg á karli;         skeika vápn gömlum;
frýr hann hjör hvössum;         hræðiz faðir meyjar.
Brýnduz benteinar,         svát bíta máttu
hölða hugprúða,         ef þér hugr dygði.

Nú skelfr skegg á karli; vápn skeika gömlum; hann frýr hvössum hjör; {faðir meyjar} hræðiz. {Benteinar} brýnduz, svát máttu bíta hugprúða hölða, ef hugr dygði þér.

Now the beard is trembling on the fellow; weapons go askew for the old man; he blames his sharp sword; {the father of the maiden} [= Ketill] is afraid. {The wound-twigs} [SWORDS] were whetted so that they were able to bite courage-proud warriors, if courage had stood you in good stead.

texts: Ket 38

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga VII 5 (AII, 286-7; BII, 307-8); Skald II, 163, NN §3289; FSN 2, 138, FSGJ 2, 179, Anderson 1990, 58, 107, 442; Edd. Min. 84.


AM 343 a 4° (343a) 57v, 24 - 57v, 26 (Ket)  image  
AM 471 4° (471) 56r - 56v (Ket)  image  
AM 173 folx (173x) 11r, 13 - 11r, 18 (Ket)  transcr.  
AM 340 4°x (340x) 23, 5 - 23, 8 (Ǫrv)  image  image  
AM 342 4°x (342x) 73v, 27 - 74r, 1 (Ket)  image  
AM 552 q 4°x (552qx) 8r, 25 - 8r, 27 (Ket)  image  
AM 109 a II 8°x (109a IIx) 162r, 5 - 162r, 8 (Ket)  image  
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