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Þorm Þorgdr 15V (Fbr 18)

Þormóðr Kolbrúnarskáld, Þorgeirsdrápa 15 — ed. R. D. Fulk

Not published: do not cite (Þorm Þorgdr 15V (Fbr 18))

Þormóðr KolbrúnarskáldÞorgeirsdrápa

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Olli fjǫrr áðr felli
(flugtrauðr) hjarar dauða
(sá vas rœkjandi enn ríki
reggs) þrétían seggja;
þar lætk hjaldrs fyr hǫlðum
hins, es þrek gat vinna
(mál téa mín at deilask
mjúk) víga tal lúkask.


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 15: AI, 281, BI, 260, Skald I, 133-4, NN §§700, 1984, 2983; Hb 1892-6, 384, Fbr 1852, 56-7 (ch. 17), 76 (ch. 4), Fbr 1925-7, 124 (ch. 17), Loth 1960, 122 (ch. 12), ÍS 814 (ch. 17), ÍF 6, 210 (Fbr ch. 17); Gaertner 1907, 309-10, 326-8, Finnur Jónsson 1932-3, 51-2.


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