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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Bragi inn gamli Boddason (Bragi)

9th century; volume 3; ed. Margaret Clunies Ross;

IV. Lausavísur (Lv) - 2

Skj info: Bragi enn gamli, Norsk skjald, omkr. 800-850. (AI, 1-5, BI, 1-5).

Skj poems:
1. Ragnarsdrápa
2. Ubestemmelige vers
3. Lausavísur

Lausavísur — Bragi LvIV

Not published: do not cite (Bragi LvIV)

 1a   1b 

Skj: Bragi enn gamli: (AI, 5, BI, 5)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume VIII, p. 365. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant). Do not refer to this site when using the text below.

1b — Bragi Lv 1bVIII (Hálf 78)

Cite as: Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.) 2017, ‘Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 78 (Bragi inn gamli Boddason, Lausavísur 1b)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 365.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Tveir ró inni
- trúek vel báðum -
Hámundr ok Geirmundr,
Hjǫrvi bornir,
en Leifr þriði
Loðhattar sonr,
fæddir ekki þú
þann mǫg, kona.  (fornyrðislag)

texts: Hálf 78

editions: Skj Bragi enn gamli: 3. Lausavísur 1 (AI, 5; BI, 5); Skald I, 3; H́álf 1981, 198 (Hálf); Ldn 1900, 38, 162, 239, Ldn 1921, 67, ÍF 1, I, 151 (Ldn); Stu 1878 I, 2, Stu1906 I, 1, Stu1946 I, 6, Stu 1988 I, 2 (Stu).


GKS 2845 4° (2845) 39v, 4 - 39v, 6 (Hálf)  image  image  
AM 445 b 4° (Mb) 2rb, 31 - 2rb, 34 (Ldn)  image  
AM 107 folx (Stx) 26r, 17 - 26r, 19 (Ldn)  image  image  
AM 105 folx (105x) 27r, 20 - 27r, 22 (Ldn)  image  image  
AM 104 folx (Skx) 30v, 7 - 30v, 14 (Ldn)  image  image  
AM 106 folx (Þb106x) 17v, 6 - 17v, 8 (Ldn)  image  image  
AM 114 folx (114x) 4v, 1 - 4v, 3 (Stu)  image  
AM 437 4°x (437x) 1v, 17 - 1v, 20 (Stu)  image  
AM 439 4°x (439x) 1r, 18 - 1r, 20 (Stu)  image  image  
AM 440 4°x (440x) 1v, 28 - 1v, 30 (Stu)  image  image  
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