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Þorm Þorgdr 9V (Fbr 12)

Þormóðr Kolbrúnarskáld, Þorgeirsdrápa 9 — ed. R. D. Fulk

Not published: do not cite (Þorm Þorgdr 9V (Fbr 12))

Þormóðr KolbrúnarskáldÞorgeirsdrápa

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Njǫrðr gekk á skæ skorðu
skeljeggr (en þann teljum
hjaldr), es herja vildi,
hjǫrgaldrs með Rǫgnvaldi;
lítt sparði fjǫr fyrða
fremðar mildr at hildi,
drengs varð dôð in lengri;
djarfr vas Hávars arfi.


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 9: AI, 279, BI, 258, Skald I, 133, NN §§1987, 1988, 2481D; Hb 1892-6, 376-7, Flat 1860-8, II, 160 (Fbr (ÓH ch. 121)), Fbr 1852, 47 (ch. 13), 70 (ch. 3), Fbr 1925-7, 97 (ch. 13), Loth 1960, 114 (ch. 11), ÍS 808 (ch. 13), ÍF 6, 191-3 (Fbr ch. 13); Gaertner 1907, 309, 321-3 (st. 12), Finnur Jónsson 1932-3, 44-5.


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