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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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ÞórǪx Lv 1V (Bárð 5)

Þórir at Ǫxnakeldu, Lausavísur 1 — ed. Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (ÞórǪx Lv 1V (Bárð 5))

Þórir at ǪxnakelduLausavísur1

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Trǫll var Torfárkolla;
trautt er hon laus; frá Knausum
hon gekk leið, sem ek ljóða,
lotin um Eystri-botna;
hugðak heimsku flagði
hryggspenning dag þenna;
misti trǫll et trausta
tír, en ek beygða svíra.


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: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV], A. 3. Vers af sagaer: Af isl. slægtsagaer: Af Bárðarsaga Snæfellsáss 5: AII, 450-1, BII, 483, Skald II, 264, NN §§1597, 2996C; Bárð 1756, 170, Bárð 1860, 17, Bárð 1984, 44-5, ÍF 13, 128-9 (Bárð ch. 9).


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