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Ásbjǫrn (Ásb)

volume 8; ed. Peter Jorgensen;

VIII. Ævikviða (Ævkv) - 9

Ævikviða — Ásb ÆvkvVIII (OStór)

Not published: do not cite (Ásb ÆvkvVIII (OStór))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9 

SkP info: VIII, 611

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4 — Ásb Ævkv 4VIII (OStór 7)

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Cite as: Peter Jorgensen (ed.) 2017, ‘Orms þáttr Stórólfssonar 7 (Ásbjǫrn, Ævikviða 4)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 611.

Annat var, þá er inni.
Ormr at Hildar stormi
gekk enn gráðgum blakki
Geitis sylg at veita.
Rekk at rómu dökkri
raunmargan gaf vargi
seggr ok sárt nam höggva
svinnr at Ífu minni.

Annat var, þá er inni. Ormr gekk enn at {stormi Hildar} at veita {gráðgum blakki Geitis} sylg. Svinnr seggr gaf vargi raunmargan rekk at dökkri rómu ok nam höggva sárt at minni Ífu.

It used to be different, when inside. Ormr went again to {the storm of Hildr <valkyrie>} [BATTLE] to give a drink {to the greedy horse of Geitir <giant>} [WOLF]. The swift warrior gave very many a man to the wolf in dark battle and dealt hard blows at the mouth of the Ífa.

texts: OStór 7, Flat 378

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 18. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Orms þáttr Stórólfssonar IV 4 (AII, 343-4; BII, 366); Skald II, 198, NN §185; ÓT 1689, 13, Fms 3, 219Flat 1860-8, I, 528, Þorleifur Jónsson 1904, 213, Guðni Jónsson 1935, 184 (ch. 7), Guðni Jónsson 1946-9, 11, 457-8 (ch. 7), Faulkes 2011b, 70 (ch. 7) (OStór).

sources

GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 70va, 27 - 70va, 29 (OStór)  image  image  image  
GKS 2845 4° (2845) 23v, 20 - 23v, 24 (OStór)  image  image  
AM 554 h β 4°x (554h βx) 63v, 3 - 63v, 6 (OStór)  image  
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