Elena Gurevich (ed.) 2017, ‘Anonymous Þulur, Fugla heiti 2’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 953.
Óðinshani, alka, ǫnd, hrossagaukr,
hrafn, hœns, himbrin, hryggjarstykki,
heri, hani, hœna ok hilduri,
úfr, valr, smyrill, ugla, skurfir.
Óðinshani, alka, ǫnd, hrossagaukr, hrafn, hœns, himbrin, hryggjarstykki, heri, hani, hœna ok hilduri, úfr, valr, smyrill, ugla, skurfir.
‘Red-necked phalarope, auk, duck, snipe, raven, poultry, great northern diver, hryggjarstykki, heri, rooster, hen and hilduri, eagle-owl, falcon, merlin, owl, skurfir. ’
Of the seventeen heiti listed in this stanza, only three (hrafn m. ‘raven’ l. 3, hani m. ‘rooster’ l. 5 and valr m. ‘falcon’ l. 7) occur in skaldic poetry.
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O | ðins hani álka ønd hrossa gꜹkr hramn hø᷎ns himbrin hryggiarstykki heri hani | hæna ok hilldvri vfr valr smyrill vgla skvrfir .
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