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Eyv Hák 18I

R. D. Fulk (ed.) 2012, ‘Eyvindr skáldaspillir Finnsson, Hákonarmál 18’ in Diana Whaley (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 1: From Mythical Times to c. 1035. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 1. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 191.

Eyvindr skáldaspillir FinnssonHákonarmál
171819

text and translation

Þá þat kynnðisk,         hvé sá konungr hafði
        vel of þyrmt véum,
es Hôkon bôðu         heilan koma
        rôð ǫll ok regin.

Þat kynnðisk þá, hvé vel sá konungr hafði of þyrmt véum, es ǫll rôð ok regin bôðu Hôkon koma heilan.
 
‘It was revealed then how well that king had revered the sanctuaries, when all the guiding and ruling powers bade Hákon welcome.

notes and context

As for st. 1.

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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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Skj: Eyvindr Finnsson skáldaspillir, 1. Hákonarmál 18: AI, 67, BI, 59, Skald I, 37; Hkr 1893-1901, I, 221, IV, 61, ÍF 26, 196, Hkr 1991, I, 128 (HákGóð ch. 31/32), F 1871, 85; Möbius 1860, 234, Jón Helgason 1968, 28, Krause 1990, 123-7.

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