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Kráka/Áslaug Sigurðardóttir (KrákÁsl)

volume 8; ed. Rory McTurk;

VIII. Lausavísur (Lv) - 11

Lausavísur — KrákÁsl LvVIII (RagnSon)

Rory McTurk (forthcoming), ‘ Kráka/Áslaug Sigurðardóttir, Lausavísur’ 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=3123> (accessed 23 October 2021)

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   Kráka/Áslaug 

SkP info: VIII, 675

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8 — KrákÁsl Lv 8VIII (Ragn 25)

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Cite as: Rory McTurk (ed.) 2017, ‘Ragnars saga loðbrókar 25 (Kráka/Áslaug Sigurðardóttir, Lausavísur 8)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 675.

Þér ann ek serk inn síða
ok saumaðan hvergi
við hug ofinn heilan
ór hársíma gránu.
Mun eigi ben blæða
né bíta þik eggjar
í heilagri hjúpu;
var hon goðum signuð.

Ek ann þér inn síða serk, ofinn við heilan hug ór gránu hársíma ok hvergi saumaðan. Ben mun eigi blæða né eggjar bíta þik í heilagri hjúpu; var hon signuð goðum.

I am giving you the long shirt, devotedly woven out of grey hair-thread, and nowhere sewn. A wound will not bleed, nor sword-edges cut you in that holy tunic: it was consecrated to the gods.

texts: Ragn 25

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: E. 2. Vers af Fornaldarsagaer: Af Ragnarssaga loðbrókar VI 3 (AII, 238; BII, 257); Skald II, 134, NN §2371; FSN 1, 279-80 (Ragn ch. 14), Ragn 1891, 209 (ch. 14), Ragn 1906-8, 156, 187, 212 (ch. 15), Ragn 1944, 94-5, 97 (ch. 15), FSGJ 1, 266 (Ragn ch. 15), Ragn 1985, 138 (ch. 15), Ragn 2003, 50-1 (ch. 15), CPB II, 350.

sources

NKS 1824 b 4° (1824b) 71r, 4 - 71r, 7 (Ragn)  transcr.  image  
AM 147 4° (147) 110v, 22 - 110v, 24 (Ragn)  transcr.  image  image  
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