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Þorm Þorgdr 3V (Fbr 4)

Þormóðr Kolbrúnarskáld, Þorgeirsdrápa 3 — ed. R. D. Fulk

Not published: do not cite (Þorm Þorgdr 3V (Fbr 4))

Þormóðr KolbrúnarskáldÞorgeirsdrápa

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Vann, dugir verk at telja
(vápna hreggs) fyr seggjum,
(opt fló) geirr (frá gunni)
(gjóðr) Butralda hljóðan;
þótt kynni mun minni
margrjóðanda þjóðir
(né hnekkik því) þakkir
þess vígs fetils stíga.


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.

editions and texts

Skj: Þórmóðr Bersason Kolbrúnarskáld, 1. Þórgeirsdrápa 3: AI, 278, BI, 256-7, Skald I, 132, NN §§688, 1984, 2481B; Fbr 1852, 22 (ch. 6), Fbr 1925-7, 38 (ch. 6), Loth 1960, 96 (ch. 6), ÍS 788 (ch. 6), ÍF 6, 146-7 (Fbr ch. 6); Gaertner 1907, 308, 315-16, Finnur Jónsson 1932-3, 36-7.


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