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Ǫrvar-Oddr (ǪrvOdd)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

Ævidrápa (Ævdr) - 71

Ævidrápa — ǪrvOdd ÆvdrVIII (Ǫrv)

Not published: do not cite (ǪrvOdd ÆvdrVIII (Ǫrv))

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Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 10. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ǫrvar-Oddsaga IX (AII, 306-19, BII, 324-39)

SkP info: VIII, 891

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5 — ǪrvOdd Ævdr 5VIII (Ǫrv 75)

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Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Ǫrvar-Odds saga 75 (Ǫrvar-Oddr, Ævidrápa 5)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 891.

Búinn léz Ásmundr
opt meðan lifði,
málmþings vanr,
mér at fylgja.
Sagða ek karli,
at ek koma mundak
aptr aldrigi;
em ek orðrofi.

 

Ásmundr, accustomed {to the weapon-meeting}, [BATTLE] often said he was prepared to follow me as long as he lived. I told the old man that I would never come back; now I have broken my word.

notes: [3]: This line is hypometrical, but could be made regular if vanr ‘accustomed’ were desyllabified to vanur.

texts: Ǫrv 75

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 10. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ǫrvar-Oddssaga IX 5 (AII, 307; BII, 325); Skald II, 174; Ǫrv 1888, 198, FSGJ 2, 341-2.

sources

AM 343 a 4° (343a) 80v, 5 - 80v, 7 (Ǫrv)  image  
AM 471 4° (471) 94r - 94r (Ǫrv)  image  
AM 173 folx (173x) 61ra, 10 - 61ra, 17 (Ǫrv)  image  
AM 344 b 4°x (344bx) 33r, 3 - 33r, 5 (Ǫrv)  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated