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Ketill hœngr (Keth)

volume 8; ed. Beatrice La Farge;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 23

Lausavísur — Keth LvVIII (Ket)

Beatrice La Farge (forthcoming), ‘ Ketill hœngr, Lausavísur’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. . <> (accessed 16 May 2022)

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

SkP info: VIII, 595

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23 — Keth Lv 23VIII (Ket 40)

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Hræðiskat faðir meyjar
meðan heill er Dragvendill;
vita víst þykkjumk,
verðrat bilt þrysvar.  (málaháttr)

texts: Ket 40

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 8. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ketill hœngs saga VII 7 (AII, 287; BII, 308); Skald II, 163FSN 2, 139, FSGJ 2, 180, Anderson 1990, 58, 108; Edd. Min. 85.


AM 343 a 4° (343a) 57v, 28 - 57v, 29 (Ket)  image  
AM 471 4° (471) 56v - 56v (Ket)  image  
AM 340 4°x (340x) 23, 13 - 23, 15 (Ǫrv)  transcr.  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated