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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VIII. Sǫrlastikki (Sǫrl) - 1

Sǫrlastikki — Anon SǫrlVIII (Sǫrla)

Not published: do not cite (Anon SǫrlVIII (Sǫrla))

stanzas:  1 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 4. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Sǫrlaþáttr, Sǫrlastikki (AII, 242, BII, 262); stanzas (if different): [v]

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 788. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

1 — Anon Sǫrl 1VIII (Sǫrla 1)

Cite as: Rory McTurk (ed.) 2017, ‘Sǫrla þáttr 1 (Anonymous Poems, Sǫrlastikki 1)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 788.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Fell enn forsnjalli
fyst enn víglysti
ýgr í austrvegi
allr á helpalla,
dauðr varð dalreyðar
dáðkunnr miskunnir;
beit at brandmóti
brynstingr víkingum.  (haðarlag)

texts: Sǫrla 1, Flat 245

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 4. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Sǫrlaþáttr (AII, 242; BII, 262); Skald II, 136, NN §2596; FSN I, 397 (Sǫrla ch. 4); Flat 1860-8, I, 278 (ÓTC : Sǫrla), Flat 1944-5, I, 307(ÓTC : Sǫrla), FSGJ 1, 372 (Sǫrla ch. 4), Barwell 1976, 84-5 (Sǫrla ch. 4), 128-30.

sources

GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 36vb, 42 - 36vb, 42 (Sǫrla)  image  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated