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Anonymous Þulur (Þul)

12th century; volume 3; ed. Elena Gurevich;

66. Heiti for waves (Waves) - 1

3.1: Heiti for waves — Þul WavesIII

Elena Gurevich 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Heiti for waves’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 996.

stanzas:  1 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: I. III. 4. Þulur: Forskellige: Bølgenavne (AI, 652, BI, 657-8); stanzas (if different): [v]

in texts: SnE, SnEA

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 996. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Anonymous Þulur, 66. Heiti for waves, 1 [Vol. 3, 997] — Þul Waves 1III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Drǫfn skylr stál, þars stafni
straumfylgin þvær Bylgja,
Hefring brestr, en hristir
Himinglæva mar Vimrar,
Hrǫnn dregr grœn ór grunni
gadd, svelr Blóðughadda,
elg venr Uðr ok Kolga
egghúfs við glym Dúfu.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: I. III. 4. Þulur: Forskellige: Bølgenavne (AI, 652; BI, 657-8); dróttkvætt; ed. EG; group: B; mss: A; texts: SnEA 5
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