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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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ÞormÓl Árhryn 4IV

Þormóðr Óláfsson, hrynhent poem about Árón Hjǫrleifsson 4 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (ÞormÓl Árhryn 4IV)

Þormóðr Óláfssonhrynhent poem about Árón Hjǫrleifsson

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Morgunn kom yfir mistar fergi,
mannraun hlaut þá Árón sanna,
ráðinn var honum raunmjǫk dauði,
randa storms, af Svínfells-Ormi;
stríðir varð þá vel við váða
(víðfrægt hefr þat orðit síðan),
mest um barg þá málma treysti
mildr Þórarinn, vápna, hildar.


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: Þormóðr prestr Óláfsson, 2. Et hrynhent digt om Árón 4: , BII, 370-37,


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