This interface will soon cease to be publicly available. Use the new interface instead. Click here to switch over now.

Cookies on our website

We use cookies on this website, mainly to provide a secure browsing experience but also to collect statistics on how the website is used. You can find out more about the cookies we set, the information we store and how we use it on the cookies page.

Runic Dictionary

login: password: stay logged in: help

Ívarr Ragnarsson (ÍvRagn)

volume 8; ed. Rory McTurk;

VIII. Lausavísa (Lv) - 1

Lausavísa — ÍvRagn LvVIII (Ragn)

Not published: do not cite (ÍvRagn LvVIII (Ragn))

stanzas:  1 

SkP info: VIII, 668

old edition introduction edition manuscripts transcriptions concordance search files

1 — ÍvRagn Lv 1VIII (Ragn 22)

edition interactive full text transcriptions old edition references concordance

 

Cite as: Rory McTurk (ed.) 2017, ‘Ragnars saga loðbrókar 22 (Ívarr Ragnarsson, Lausavísa 1)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 668.

Hafið ofrhuga ærinn
ok áræði bæði;
þess mundi þá þurfa,
at þrá mikit fylgði.
Bera munuð mik fyr bragna
beinlausan fram verða;
þó á* ek hönd til hefnda,
at ek hváriga nýta.

Hafið bæði ærinn ofrhuga ok áræði; þess mundi þá þurfa, at mikit þrá fylgði. Munuð verða bera mik beinlausan fram fyr bragna; þó á* ek hönd til hefnda, at ek nýta hváriga.

You have both sufficient foolhardiness and daring; this would then be needed, that great perseverance should accompany [them]. You will have to carry me, boneless, before the men; I’ll have a hand in the pursuit of vengeance, even though I use neither of them.

texts: Ragn 22, RagnSon

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 2. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ragnarssaga loðbrókar V 12 (AII, 237; BII, 256-7); Skald II, 133; FSN 1, 268 (Ragn ch. 9), Ragn 1891, 200-01 (ch. 9), Hb 1892-6, 462 (RagnSon ch. 2), Ragn 1906-8, 145-6, 184, 210 (ch. 10), Ragn 1944, 76-7 (ch. 10), FSGJ 1, 256 (Ragn ch. 10), Ragn 1985, 129 (ch. 10), Ragn 2003, 41 (ch. 10), CPB II, 349-50.

sources

NKS 1824 b 4° (1824b) 66r, 11 - 66r, 14 (Ragn)  transcr.  image  
AM 147 4° (147) 93r, 2 - 93r, 4 (Ragn)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 544 4° (Hb) 106r - 106r (RagnSon)  image  image  
© 2008-