Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Þorvaldr Hjaltason (ÞHjalt)

10th century; volume 1; ed. Diana Whaley;

Lausavísur (Lv) - 2

Skj info: Þórvaldr Hjaltason, Islænder, deltog i Fyrisvoldslaget. (AI, 117, BI, 111).

Skj poems:
Lausavísur

Lausavísur — ÞHjalt LvI

Edited by Diana Whaley

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Skj: Þórvaldr Hjaltason: Lausavísur, o. 985 (AI, 117, BI, 111)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume I, p. 273. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

2 — ÞHjalt Lv 2I

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Ilt varð ǫlna fjalla
ǫrkveðjǫndum beðjar
til Svíþjóðar síðan
sveim víkinga heiman;
þat eitt lifir þeira,
þeir hǫfðu lið fleira,
(gótt vas) hers (at henda)
hundmargs, es rann undan.

texts: Styrb 5, Flat 480

editions: Skj Þórvaldr Hjaltason: Lausavísur 2 (AI, 117; BI, 111); Skald I, 63, NN §§380, 1946; Fms 5, 251, Fms 12, 115, Flat 1860-8, II, 73 (Styrb).

manuscripts:

GKS 1005 fol (Flat) 87va, 12 - 87va, 12 (Flat)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 761 b 4°x (761bx) 491r, 11 - 491r, 18  image  
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