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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anonymous Lausavísur (Anon)

II. 3. Lausavísur from Óláfs saga kyrra (Ólkyrr) - 2

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2.2: Lausavísur from Óláfs saga kyrra — Anon (Ólkyrr)II

Kari Ellen Gade 2009, ‘ Anonymous, Lausavísur from Óláfs saga kyrra’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 824-5. <> (accessed 28 January 2022)

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SkP info: II, 824

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1 — Anon (Ólkyrr) 1II

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Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade and Diana Whaley (eds) 2009, ‘Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísur from Óláfs saga kyrra 1’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 824.

Varði ógnarorðum
Ôláfr ok friðmôlum
jǫrð, svát engi þorði
allvalda til kalla.

Ôláfr varði jǫrð ógnarorðum ok friðmôlum, svát engi allvalda þorði kalla til.

Óláfr defended the country with words of threat and peace talks, so that no mighty ruler dared to lay claim to [it].

texts: Ágr 5, H-Hr 234, HSig 91 (III 166), Mork 112, Hkr 545 (III 166)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte om historiske personer og begivenheder [XI]: [7]. Lausavísur 11 (AI, 426-7; BI, 396); Skald I, 196; ÍF 29, 41 (ch. 43), Ágr 1995, 60-1 (ch. 44); Mork 1867, 127, Mork 1928-32, 292, Andersson and Gade 2000, 282, 483 (Ólkyrr); F 1871, 259 (Ólkyrr); ÍF 28, 202 (HSig ch. 101), F 1871, 254, E 1916, 103; Fms 6, 437 (Ólkyrr ch. 1).


AM 325 II 4° (Ágr) 18vb, 8 - 18vb, 11 (Ágr)  image  image  
GKS 1009 fol (Mork) 20v, 37 - 20v, 37 (Mork)  image  image  image  
AM 45 fol (F*) 56ra, 24 - 56ra, 25  transcr.  image  image  image  image  
AM 63 folx (Kx) 588r - 588r (Hkr)  image  image  
AM 39 fol (39) 32va, 10 - 32va, 10 (Hkr)  image  
AM 45 fol (F*) 54va, 3 - 54va, 4 (Hkr)  transcr.  image  image  image  image  
AM 47 fol (E) 29r, 32 - 29r, 33 (Hkr)  image  
AM 38 folx (J2x) 301r, 19 - 301r, 22 (Hkr)  image  
AM 66 fol (H) 78v, 24 - 78v, 24 (H-Hr)  image  image  image  image  
GKS 1010 fol (Hr) 55vb, 2 - 55vb, 2 (H-Hr)  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 495r, 2 - 495r, 5  image  
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