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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Mágus jarl (Mágj)

volume 8; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

verses (Lv) - 3

not in Skj

verses — Mágj LvVIII (Mág)

Not published: do not cite (Mágj LvVIII (Mág))

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Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: A. 8. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Mágus saga, Alle tillagte Mágus (AII, 461, BII, 493-4)

SkP info: VIII, 601

old edition introduction edition manuscripts transcriptions concordance search files

3 — Mágj Lv 3VIII (Mág 3)

edition interactive full text transcriptions old edition references concordance

 

Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Máguss saga jarls 3 (Mágus jarl, verses 3)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 601.

Veit ek í öndvegi         öðru sitja,
sá er í ráðum         reyndr at illu.
Rigar þú í rúmi;         ragr ertu, Ubbi;
þér er verst gefit,         er þik varðar mest.

Ek veit sitja í öðru öndvegi, sá er reyndr at illu í ráðum. Þú rigar í rúmi; ertu ragr, Ubbi; verst er gefit þér, er varðar þik mest.

I know there sits in the second high-seat the one who is steeped in evil in his plans. You are squirming in your seat; you are a scoundrel, Ubbi; you are worst in that which concerns you most.

texts: Mág 3

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: A. 8. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Mágus saga 3 (AII, 461; BII, 494); Skald II, 269; Mág 1858, 72, Mág 1963, 133 (Mág).

sources

AM 152 fol (152) 174vb, 16 - 174vb, 18 (Mág)  transcr.  image  
AM 590 a 4°x (590ax) 25v, 18 - 25v, 19 (Mág)  transcr.  image  
Holm papp 58 folx (58x) 320r, 30 - 320v, 4 (Mág)  transcr.  image  
Holm papp 25 8°x (papp25x) 83v, 21 - 83v, 28 (Mág)  transcr.  image  
AM 187 fol (187) -  
AM 535 4°x (535x) -  
AM 948 g 4°x (948gx) -  
ÍBR 6 folx (ÍBR6x) 112, 15 - 112, 17 (Mág)  image  
Lbs 514 4°x (514x) -  
Lbs 1031 4°x (1031x) -  
Lbs 1499 4°x (1499x) - (Mág)  
Lbs 1680 4°x (1680x) -  
Lbs 3120 4°x (3120x) -  
NKS 1787 4°x (1787x) -  
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