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Þorm Þorgdr 12V (Fbr 15)

Þormóðr Kolbrúnarskáld, Þorgeirsdrápa 12 — ed. R. D. Fulk

Not published: do not cite (Þorm Þorgdr 12V (Fbr 15))

Þormóðr KolbrúnarskáldÞorgeirsdrápa

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Stirðr réð stafn at verja
strenghreins tøgum drengja,
ítr þvít, ôrr, vas heitinn
auðstjóri þrek, fjórum;
áðr sigreynir sínum
(sôr hlutu meðr) at hvôru
út við eigi lítla
erring fell á knerri.


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 12: AI, 280, BI, 259, Skald I, 133, NN §§695, 1988 anm.; Hb 1892-6, 382-3, Fbr 1852, 55 (ch. 17), 75 (ch. 4), Fbr 1925-7, 120 (ch. 17), Loth 1960, 120 (ch. 12), ÍS 813 (ch. 17), ÍF 6, 207 (Fbr ch. 17); Gaertner 1907, 309, 325, Finnur Jónsson 1932-3, 48-9.


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