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Runic Dictionary

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Ásbjǫrn (Ásb)

volume 8; ed. Peter Jorgensen;

VIII. Ævikviða (Ævkv) - 9

Ævikviða — Ásb ÆvkvVIII (OStór)

Peter Jorgensen (forthcoming), ‘ Ásbjǫrn, Ævikviða’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. . <https://skaldic.org/m.php?p=text&i=3166> (accessed 21 October 2021)

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9 

SkP info: VIII, 615

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9 — Ásb Ævkv 9VIII (OStór 12)

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Cite as: Peter Jorgensen (ed.) 2017, ‘Orms þáttr Stórólfssonar 12 (Ásbjǫrn, Ævikviða 9)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 615.

Mundi Ormr         ófrýnn vera,
ef hann á kvöl þessa         kynni at líta
ok grimmliga         gjalda þursi
várar viðfarar         víst, ef hann næði.

Ormr mundi vera ófrýnn, ef hann kynni at líta á þessa kvöl ok víst gjalda þursi viðfarar várar grimmliga, ef hann næði.

Ormr would be displeased if he could look upon this torment and certainly pay back the giant terribly for our [my] treatment, if he could.

texts: OStór 12, Flat 383

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 18. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Orms þáttr Stórólfssonar IV 9 (AII, 344; BII, 365); Skald II, 198; ÓT 1689, 14, Fms 3, 221Flat 1860-8, I, 528, Þorleifur Jónsson 1904, 214, Guðni Jónsson 1935, 185 (ch. 7), Guðni Jónsson 1946-9, 11, 457-8 (ch. 7), Faulkes 2011b, 71 (ch. 7) (OStór).

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GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 70va, 38 - 70va, 40 (OStór)  image  image  image  
GKS 2845 4° (2845) 24r, 5 - 24r, 7 (OStór)  image  image  
AM 554 h β 4°x (554h βx) 63v, 19 - 64r, 1 (OStór)  image  
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