Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Note to Sigv Austv 7I

[2] fríðs ‘something fine’: So Konráð Gíslason (1892). Turville-Petre (1976, 82) renders this ‘friendliness’. Noreen (1923, 38) suggests that the word is m. rather than n.: ‘someone fine’, though this would be slightly awkward with mér ‘for myself’.


  1. Bibliography
  2. Turville-Petre, Gabriel. 1976. Scaldic Poetry. Oxford: Clarendon.
  3. Konráð Gíslason, ed. 1892. Udvalg af oldnordiske skjaldekvad, med anmærkninger. Copenhagen: Gyldendal.
  4. Noreen, Erik. 1923. Studier i fornvästnordisk diktning: tredje samlingen. Uppsala: Akademiska bokhandeln.


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