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Not published: do not cite (Gestumbl HeiðrVIII (Heiðr))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

SkP info: VIII, 416

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7 — Gestumbl Heiðr 7VIII (Heiðr 54)

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hverr byggir háfjǫll,
hverr fellr í djúpa dali,
hverr andalauss lifir,
hverr æva þegir.
Heiðrekr konungr,
hygg þú at gátu.  (málaháttr)

texts: Heiðr 54 (/37)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: D. 5. Heiðreks gátur 31 (AII, 227; BII, 246); Skald II, 128; FSN 1, 482, Heiðr 1873, 240-1, Heiðr 1924, 62-3, Heiðr 1960, 80; Edd. Min. 108-9.

sources

AM 281 4°x (281x) 99r, 31 - 99v, 1 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  
AM 597 b 4°x (597bx) 49v, 9 - 49v, 10 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  
AM 203 folx (203x) 107ra, 1 - 107ra, 5 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated