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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

III. 1. Gnóðar-Ásmundar drápa (GnóðÁsm) - 1

2.4: Gnóðar-Ásmundar drápa (‘Drápa of Gnóðar-Ásmundr’) — Anon GnóðÁsmIII

Margaret Clunies Ross 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Gnóðar-Ásmundar drápa’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 626.

stanzas:  1 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: A. 5. Gnóðar-Ásmundardrápa (AI, 591, BI, 591); stanzas (if different): [v]

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 626. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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 GnóðÁsm 1III

Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Anonymous Poems, Gnóðar-Ásmundar drápa 1’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 626.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Megu í gegn glyggi,
kvað grefja tyggi,
(halft nam hann þat ljúga)
hrafnar trautt fljúga.  (runhent)

(Ravnene kan knapt flyve imod stormen, sagde hakkernes fyrste; han löj halvdelen.)

texts: LaufE 103 (372)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: A. 5. Gnóðar-Ásmundardrápa (AI, 591; BI, 591); Skald I, 288; SnE 1848-87, II, 628, III, 191-2, LaufE 1979, 372.

sources

GKS 2368 4°x (2368x) 113, 18 - 113, 19 (LaufE)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 743 4°x (743x) 86v - 87r, 3 (LaufE)  image  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated