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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Yng ch. 30

Ynglinga saga 30 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Yng ch. 30)

HeimskringlaYnglinga saga

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable. The following is taken from an old edition (Skj where relevant):

Eysteinn hét sonur Aðils er þar næst réð Svíaveldi. Á hans
dögum féll Hrólfur kraki að Hleiðru. Í þann tíma herjuðu
konungar mjög í Svíaveldi, bæði Danir og Norðmenn. Voru
margir sækonungar þeir er réðu liði miklu og áttu engi lönd.
Þótti sá einn með fullu mega heita sækonungur er hann svaf
aldrei undir sótkum ási og drakk aldrei að arinshorni.


Text is based on reconstruction from the base text and variant apparatus and may contain alternative spellings and other normalisations not visible in the manuscript text. Transcriptions may not have been checked and should not be cited.


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