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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Hallgrímr (Hallg)

13th century; volume 3; ed. R. D. Fulk;

Fragment (Frag) - 1

not in Skj

Nothing is known of Hallgrímr (Hallg) or of his works other than this helmingr.

Fragment — Hallg FragIII

R. D. Fulk 2017, ‘ Hallgrímr, Fragment’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 226. <https://skaldic.org/m.php?p=text&i=2979> (accessed 5 August 2021)

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SkP info: III, 226

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1 — Hallg Frag 1III

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Cite as: R. D. Fulk (ed.) 2017, ‘Hallgrímr, Fragment 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. 226.

Snýr á sókndreyra
sveita glóðheitum;
allr er salr sollinn
sanda dreyrblandinn.

Snýr glóðheitum sveita á sókndreyra; {sollinn salr sanda} er allr dreyrblandinn.

Ember-hot blood snows on attack-blood; {the swollen hall of sands} [SEA] is all mixed with blood.

texts: LaufE 152 (388), LaufE 152 (388)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

SnE 1848, 238; LaufE 1979, 388, Jón Helgason 1966a, 180.

sources

AM 743 4°x (743x) 94v, 14 - 94v, 17 (LaufE)  transcr.  image  image  
GKS 2368 4°x (2368x) 126, 2 - 126, 3 (LaufE)  transcr.  image  
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