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Runic Dictionary

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Angantýr Arngrímsson (Angantýr)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 12

Lausavísur — Angantýr LvVIII (Heiðr)

Not published: do not cite (Angantýr LvVIII (Heiðr))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12 

SkP info: VIII, 823

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12 — Angantýr Lv 12VIII (Ǫrv 11)

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Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Ǫrvar-Odds saga 11 (Angantýr Arngrímsson, Lausavísur 12)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 823.

It eruð heilir
harðir komnir
ór hlynviði

fallnir eru ykrir
förunautar.

 

You two unharmed [men] have come bold from the maple-wood ; your travelling companions have fallen.

context: In Ǫrv Angantýr speaks this stanza after hearing Hjálmarr and Oddr speak Ǫrv 9 and 10.

notes: This stanza is not in the Heiðr mss. The versions in Ǫrv are defective. Aside from the fact that 344a introduces the prose segir hann in the middle of l. 2 and both 343a and 471 are metrically defective or absent in l. 2, there seems to be a line missing after ór hlynviði (l. 3) in all mss. After l. 6 both 343a and 471, but not 344a, have the following lines: ok farið í höll Viðris ‘and you will go into the hall of Viðrir <= Óðinn>’. Ms. 471 omits the ok.

texts: Ǫrv 11

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 10. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ǫrvar-Oddssaga III 7 (Ang. - AII, 291-2; BII, 312); Skald II, 166; Ǫrv 1888, 99, Ǫrv 1892, 54, FSGJ 2, 254; Edd. Min. 63.

sources

AM 344 a 4° (344a) 17r, 2 - 17r, 3 (Ǫrv)  transcr.  image  
AM 343 a 4° (343a) 68r, 6 - 68r, 7 (Ǫrv)  image  
AM 471 4° (471) 74r - 74v (Ǫrv)  image  
AM 344 b 4°x (344bx) 14r, 19 - 14r, 20 (Ǫrv)  
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