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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Ǫrvar-Oddr (ǪrvOdd)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

Lausavísur (Lv) - 32

not in Skj

Lausavísur — ǪrvOdd LvVIII

Not published: do not cite (ǪrvOdd LvVIII)

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SkP info: VIII, 865

old edition introduction edition manuscripts transcriptions concordance search files

18 — ǪrvOdd Lv 18VIII (Ǫrv 51)

edition interactive full text transcriptions old edition references concordance


Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Ǫrvar-Odds saga 51 (Ǫrvar-Oddr, Lausavísur 18)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 865.

Sjólfr, vartu eigi         Sámseyju í,
þar er við Hjörvarð         höggum skiptum.
Tveir váru vit,         en þeir tólf saman;
sigr hafða ek;         saztu kyrr meðan.

Sjólfr, vartu eigi í Sámseyju, þar er skiptum höggum við Hjörvarð. Váru vit tveir, en þeir tólf saman; ek hafða sigr; saztu kyrr meðan.

Sjólfr, you were not on Samsø, where we exchanged blows with Hjǫrvarðr. We were two, but they [were] twelve together; I had the victory; you stayed quiet in the meanwhile.

texts: Ǫrv 51

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 10. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ǫrvar-Oddssaga VII 18 (AII, 301; BII, 320); Skald II, 171; Ǫrv 1888, 164, Ǫrv 1892, 83, FSGJ 2, 317-18.


Holm perg 7 4° (7) 55r, 6 - 55r, 7 (Ǫrv)  transcr.  image  
AM 344 a 4° (344a) 21v, 29 - 21v, 31 (Ǫrv)  image  
AM 343 a 4° (343a) 77v, 5 - 77v, 6 (Ǫrv)  image  
AM 471 4° (471) 89r - 89r (Ǫrv)  image  
AM 173 folx (173x) 53v, 33 - 54r, 4 (Ǫrv)  image  
AM 344 b 4°x (344bx) 28r, 25 - 28v, 1 (Ǫrv)  
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