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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Gizurr Grýtingaliði (GizGrý)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 7

not in Skj

Lausavísur — GizGrý LvVIII (Heiðr)

Hannah Burrows (forthcoming), ‘ Gizurr Grýtingaliði, Lausavísur’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. . <> (accessed 23 September 2021)

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SkP info: VIII, 485

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7 — GizGrý Lv 7VIII (Heiðr 117)

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Cite as: Hannah Burrows (ed.) 2017, ‘Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks 117 (Gizurr Grýtingaliði, Lausavísur 7)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 485.

Sex ein eru         seggja fylki,
í fylki hverju         fimm þúsundir,
í þúsund hverri         þrettán hundruð,
í hundraði hverju         halir fjórtaldir.

Eru ein sex fylki seggja, í hverju fylki fimm þúsundir, í hverri þúsund þrettán hundruð, í hverju hundraði fjórtaldir halir.

There are around six troops of warriors, in each troop [are] five thousand, in every thousand thirteen hundreds, in every hundred men four times counted.

texts: Heiðr 117

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 5. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Hervararsaga VII 14 (AII, 256; BII, 275-6); Skald II, 144, NN §3144; Heiðr 1672, 175, Heiðr 1873, 286-7, Heiðr 1924, 153-4, FSGJ 2, 65, Heiðr 1960, 57 (Heiðr); Edd. Min. 11-12, NK 310, ÍF Edd. II, 429.


AM 203 folx (203x) 112, 9 - 112r, 10 (Heiðr)  transcr.  
UppsUB R 715x (R715x) 35r, 14 - 35r, 17 (Heiðr)  transcr.  image  
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