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Innsteinn Gunnlaðarson (Innsteinn)

volume 8; ed. Hubert Seelow;

VIII. Innsteinskviða (Innkv) - 17

Innsteinskviða — Innsteinn InnkvVIII (Hálf)

Not published: do not cite (Innsteinn InnkvVIII (Hálf))

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SkP info: VIII, 329

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11 — Innsteinn Innkv 11VIII (Hálf 31)

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Cite as: Hubert Seelow (ed.) 2017, ‘Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 31 (Innsteinn Gunnlaðarson, Innsteinskviða 11)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 329.

Hrindum heilir         hallar bjóri;
nú taka súlur         í sundr þoka.
Æ mun uppi,         meðan öld lifir,
Hálfsrekka för         til hertoga.

Hrindum heilir bjóri hallar; súlur taka nú þoka í sundr. För Hálfsrekka til hertoga mun æ uppi, meðan öld lifir.

May we succeed in pushing [out] the gable wall of the hall; now the pillars begin to move asunder. The journey of Hálfr’s champions to the army-commander will always be remembered, as long as mankind lives.

texts: Hálf 31

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 6. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hálfssaga VII 3 (AII, 261; BII, 282); Skald II, 148; Hálf 1864, 23, Hálf 1909, 108, FSGJ 2, 115-16, Hálf 1981, 124, 184; Edd. Min. 36.


GKS 2845 4° (2845) 36v, 10 - 36v, 12 (Hálf)  transcr.  image  image  
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