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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Index taken from the published volumes, with supplementary materials

category group myth object person place term

Historical and pseudo-historical people — see also ‘skalds’ table.

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See also under skalds.

Bibliographical References:

Björn Magnússon Ólsen. 1937-9. Um Íslendingsasögur. Safn til sögu Íslands og íslenzkra bókmenta að fornu og nýju. Vol. 6.3. Reykjavík: Ríkisprentsmiðjan Gutenberg.

FoGT 1884.

Jón Sigurðsson, ed. 1847. Íslendinga sögur, udgivne efter gamle haandskrifter. Vol. 2. Copenhagen: Det kongelige Nordiske Oldskrift-Selskab. (= Heið 1847)

Jón Þorkelsson. 1868

Konráð Gíslason. 1892 .

Konráð Gíslason and Eiríkur Jónsson, ed. 1875-89.

Kålund, Kristian, ed. 1904. Heiðarvíga saga. Copenhagen: S. L. Møllers bogtrykkeri. (= Heið 1904)

Poole, Russell G. 1991.

SnE 1848-87.

Valdimar Ásmundarson, ed. 1899. Víga-Styrs saga ok Heiðarvíga. Íslendinga sögur 27. Reykjavík: Kostnaðarmaður Sigurður Kristjánsson. (= Heið 1899)

Personal Names:

Barði Guðmundsson, participant in the Heiðarvíg — Evið Lv 2/6, 7/6

Gísli Þorgautsson (d. 1015), participant in the Heiðarvíg — Evið Lv 5/8, 7/7

Gíslungar, descendants of Gíslar Þorgautssynir, participants in the Heiðarvíg — Evið Lv 7/4

Snorri goði ‘the Priest’ Þorgrímsson (963-1031), participant in the Heiðarvíg — Evið Lv 7/1


Styrr ‘Tumult’, Arngrímr Þorgrímsson (940-1007), participant in the Heiðarvíg — Evið Lv 7/1

Veggbergr ‘Rock of Veggir’?, (Þor)Ljótr Þorbjarnarsson (d. 1015), participant in the Heiðarvíg — Evið Lv 4/4

Mythical Beings:

Fjǫlnir, a name for Óðinn — Evið Lv 6/6

Gunnr, a valkyrie — Evið Lv 6/7

Njǫrðr, a god — Evið Lv 7/3

Parallels cited:

6: Hást Lv 7/2IV

4: Hókr Eirfl 5/1I

3: Nefari Lv 1II

7: SnSt Lv 1/4IV

7: Sturl Hákfl 1/4II

5: Sturl Hrafn 18/2, 4II

4: Þmáhl Máv 1/5V

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