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Gestumblindi (Gestumbl)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

Heiðreks gátur (Heiðr) - 37

Heiðreks gátur (‘Riddles of Heiðrekr’) — Gestumbl HeiðrVIII (Heiðr)

Not published: do not cite (Gestumbl HeiðrVIII (Heiðr))

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29   30   31   32   33   34   35   36   37 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur, Gestumblindes gåder (AII, 221-8, BII, 240-7); stanzas (if different): 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 437. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

24 — Gestumbl Heiðr 24VIII (Heiðr 71)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hverjar ro brúðir,
er ganga í brimskerjum
ok eigu ept firði fǫr,
harðan beð
hafa enar hvítfǫldnu
ok leika í logni fátt.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.  (málaháttr)

texts: Heiðr 71 (64/53)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 24 (AII, 226; BII, 244-5); Skald II, 127; Heiðr 1672, 147, FSN 1, 481, Heiðr 1873, 252-3, 342, Heiðr 1924, 73, 79, 136, FSGJ 2, 48, Heiðr 1960, 42; Edd. Min. 115.

sources

GKS 2845 4° (2845) 72r, 12 - 72r, 14 [1-6] (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 281 4°x (281x) 100r, 23 - 100r, 24 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  
AM 597 b 4°x (597bx) 50v, 7 - 50v, 9 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  
UppsUB R 715x (R715x) 28v, 9 - 28v, 12 [1-6] (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  
AM 203 folx (203x) 106r, 20 - 106r, 26 (Heiðr)  image  
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