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Dictionaries

Zoega's (Old) Icelandic Dictionary
http://norse.ulver.com/dct/zoega/index.html + http://www.northvegr.org/zoega/index002.php?PHPSESSID=2bc83bc631bdf9aac06c4039ba979f8b + http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text.jsp?doc=Perseus:text:2003.02.0002 (search doesn't work yet (April 2006))

Icelandic dictionaries of Cleasby & Vigfusson, and Zoega (together with works on Gothic, Old English, Old Saxon, Old High German, Old Frisian, etc. at Sean Crist's Indo-European Language Resources) http://www.ling.upenn.edu/~kurisuto/germanic/language_resources.html http://www.ling.upenn.edu/~kurisuto/germanic/oi_cleasbyvigfusson_about.html#images

Johann Fritzner: Ordbog over Det
gamle norske Sprog
(2nd. ed. 1886–96)
http://www.dok.hf.uio.no/perl/search/search.cgi?appid=86&tabid=1275 and http://www.doink.ch/cgi-bin/fritzner.py?lemma_lookup=true&lemma=&pos=adv&lemma_id=39792

Jormungrund (Old Icelandic poetry, texts, essays, Lexicon Poeticum, dictionary of kennings)
http://www.hi.is/~eybjorn/ugm/

Septentrionalia: The Medieval North (Lexicon Poeticum + texts and grammars) http://www.septentrionalia.net/etexts/index.php

Lexicon Poeticum Antiquae Linguae Septentrionalis (Sveinbjörn Egilsson, 1860) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=RAwGAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage

Lexicon Islandico-Latino-Danicum (Björn Halldórsson, 1814) http://books.google.com/books?id=4xUGAAAAQAAJ&pg=PR1

(Modern) Icelandic Online Dictionary (Sverrir Hólmarsson, J Tucker, C Sanders) http://libtext.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/IcelOnline/IcelOnline.TEId-idx?id=IcelOnline.IEOrd

Orðabókagrunnurin (Faroese dictionaries) http://www.obg.fo

ordabok.is (Modern Icelandic dictionary) http://www.ordabok.is

Norrœn Dýrð (Russian site): Various Old Norse-Russian dictionaries + Russian translations + Norse texts http://norse.net.ru/

Ordbog over det Norrøna Prosasprog (A Dictionary of Old Norse Prose: bibliography, sources, and other information relating to this ongoing project) http://www.onp.hum.ku.dk

English-Old Norse Word List (click on "Linguistic Series") http://www.yorku.ca/inpar/

Otto Kalkar: Ordbog til det ældre danske sprog (1300-1700) http://www.hist.uib.no/kalkar/

K.F. Söderwall: Ordbok öfver Svenska Medeltids-språket http://spraakdata.gu.se/sdw/

Elof Hellquist: Svensk etymologisk ordbok, 1922 (at Projekt Runeberg) http://runeberg.org/svetym/

Skoldatenätet (Modern Swedish dictionary) http://lexikon.nada.kth.se/sve-eng.shtml

Modern Norwegian dictionaries: LEXIN http://decentius.hit.uib.no/lexin.html?dict=nbo-eng-maxi&checked-languages=N&checked-languages=B ; Dokumentasjons Projektet (Bokmål & Nynorsk) http://www.dokpro.uio.no/ordboeker.html

Skandinavisk Ordbok (to translate between Danish, Norwegian & Swedish) http://www.nordskol.org/ordbog/

Fish Dictionary http://www.hafro.is/ordabok/

Faroese Wordlist http://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~wakefield/faeeng.html

ORÐABANKI Íslenskrar málstöðvar (polyglot dictionary, including MnIc.) http://www.ismal.hi.is/ob/

The Translation Centre Dictionary (Modern Icelandic-English-Icelandic) http://www.hugtakasafn.utn.stjr.is/

Modern Icelandic-German http://pauker.at/deutsch/W%F6rterb%FCcher/Isl%E4ndisch.html

 

Reference

Orðabók Háskólans: searchable archive of Old & Modern Icelandic texts http://www.lexis.hi.is/

Norrøn syntax (Marius Nygaard, 1905) http://www.archive.org/details/norrnsyntax00nygagoog

Index to Fornaldarsögur Norðurlands http://www.heimskringla.no/original/fornaldersagaene/register.php

Old Norse Morphological Analyzer (prototype) http://dev.cdh.ucla.edu/~curban/

Concordance to the Proverbs & Proverbial Materials in the Old Icelandic Sagas (Richard Harris) http://www.usask.ca/english/icelanders/index.html

Jormungrund website: Old Icelandic poetry, texts, essays, Lexicon Poeticum, dictionary of kennings
http://www.hi.is/~eybjorn/ugm/

Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middel Ages (database, sample texts) http://www.skaldic.arts.usyd.edu.au/

Fornaldarsögur norðurlanda:
A bibliography of manuscripts, editions, translations and secondary literature
(compiled by M. J. Driscoll & Silvia Hufnagel, Arnamagnæan Institute, Copenhagen) http://www.am-dk.net/fas/

Oldnorsk ordföjningslære (Georg Frederik Vilhelm Lund, 1862) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=bS0c4CJQPysC&pg=PA1

Irminsul Ættir On-Line Library (see especially the Glossary (of Norse religion) and Nafnasafnið (a list of Icelandic names used in heathen times)) http://www.irminsul.org/li/li.html

Old Norse Name Formation http://hem.passagen.se/peter9/gram/l_namn.html

Old Norse Names and their Meaning http://forum.skadi.net/showthread.php?t=10233

Old Norse Names http://www.vikinganswerlady.com/ONNames.htm

Male Names http://www.vikinganswerlady.com/ONMensNames.htm

Female Names http://www.vikinganswerlady.com/ONWomensNames.htm

Modern Icelandic Names http://www.mannanofn.com

Old Norse Nicknames from Landnámabók http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/norse/vikbynames.html

Arms and Combat in Sagas of Icelanders (concordance of references to these topics) http://www.hurstwic.org/library/arms_in_sagas/index.htm

Glossary of Scandinavian origins of placenames in Britain (examples only from Orkney, Shetland and north-east Caithness) http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/oswebsite/freefun/didyouknow/placenames/scandinavianglossary.html

Norrøn tid / Norrøn mytologi (Glossaries of names from Scandinavian mythology and history + Heimskringla in Icelandic, English, Norwegian Bokmål & partly Nynorsk) http://lind.no/nor/index.asp?lang=&emne=nor&list=&vis=Snorre

Icelandic words for snow (Written in Icelandic) http://visindavefur.hi.is/svar.asp?id=3068

Noreen: "Altisländische und altnorwegische Grammatik", unter Berücksichtigung des Urnordischen http://www.ling.upenn.edu/~kurisuto/germanic/oi_noreen_about.html

Encoding Old Norse-Icelandic primary sources using TEI-conformant SGML/XML: A handbook (ed. M J Driscoll), Chapter 4 "Abbreviations in Old Norse-Icelandic manuscripts" http://www.staff.hum.ku.dk/mjd/abbreviations.html

Mímir Icelandic Reference Grammar http://www.samkoma.com/mimir/mimir.htm

Encyclopedia of Norse & German Heroes
http://www.timelessmyths.com/norse/german.html

Online Resources for the Study of Norwegian http://employees.csbsju.edu/tnichol/norwegian.html

Icelandic Alphabet http://www.simnet.is/halfdanh/alphabet.htm

Old Norse Net http://www.mun.ca/mst/ONNarchive

Reference Grammar (Modern Icelandic Syntax) http://tea.fernuni-hagen.de/Iglo/Install/kurs/body_reference_grammar_46789.htm

 

Texts

Old Norse Texts Online (A directory of electronic editions and translations of Old (West) Norse prose texts in the public domain, arranged alphabetically according to the standard abbreviated form of the original work’s title.) http://texts.oldnorsenews.org/

Sagnanet (Huge collection of scanned books and manuscripts)
http://saga.library.cornell.edu/ and http://sagnanet.is/

Heimskringla (A large collection of Old Norse texts, including sagas, eddic and skaldic poetry, and scholarly literature.) http://www.heimskringla.no/wiki/Hovedside

Fornaldar sögur Norðrlanda (Cark Christian Rafn) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=hJQrAAAAMAAJ&pg=PR1&dq=fornaldars%C3%B6gur&lr=&as_brr=1

Netútgáfan
Icelandic Sagas, verse, folktales, The Bible, etc.
http://www.snerpa.is/net/index.html

Septentrionalia: The Medieval North (Critical editions in pdf format: Alexanders saga, The Grammatical Treatises, Grágás, Heimskringla, Hómilíubók, Fernir forníslenskur rímnaflokkar (Lokrur, Þrymlur, Griplur, Völsungsrímur), Snorra Edda, Skjaldedigtning, Trojumanna saga hin forna, Völsunga saga, etc.) http://www.septentrionalia.net/etexts/index.php

Icelandic Saga database (The Íslendingasögur, Sagas of the Icelanders / Family Sagas, in modernized Icelandic spelling, with the Old Norse versions and translations into English and other languages made available where these exist in the public domain.) http://www.sagadb.org/

The Elder Edda (Old Norse text + parallel English translation) http://www.normannii.org/oldsite/guilds_lore/lore/poetic/index.htm

Internet Archive (Icelandic texts, medieval and modern, including Diplomatarium Islandicum, Kölbing's Riddarasögur, Valdimar Ásmundarsson's Íslendinga sögur, Biskupa sögur edited by Jón Sigurðsson et al, and many more.) http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=(language%3Aice%20OR%20language%3A%22Icelandic%22)

Various texts in Norse and/or English (Rune Poems, HR Ellis-Davidson's "The Road to Hel") http://www.normannii.org/oldsite/guilds_lore/lore/roadtohel/toc.htm

Altakviða með skýringum (Atlakviða with notes in Modern Icelandic) http://www.flensborg.is/sveinn/Skrar/Kv%C3%A6%C3%B0i/Atlakvida.htm#top

Flateyjarbók Vo. 1 (eds. Guðbrandr Vigfússon & Carl Rikard Unger, 1860) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=X6MNAAAAQAAJ&printsec=frontcover

Flateyjarbók Vo. 2 (eds. Guðbrandr Vigfússon & Carl Rikard Unger, 1862) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=e6MNAAAAQAAJ&printsec=frontcover

Sturlunga saga eðr Íslendinga saga hin mikla (ed. Bjarni Þorsteinsson 1817-1820) fyrra bindini (vol. 1) http://books.google.com/books?id=ZGgIAAAAQAAJ&printsec=frontcover; síðara bindis fyrri deild (vol. 2, part 1), http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=wPsqAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA1&dq=sturlunga+saga&lr=&as_brr=1; síðara bindinis önnur deild (vol. 2, part 2) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=wPsqAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA321&vq=deild&dq=sturlunga+saga&lr=&as_brr=1

Biskupa sögur: Fyrsta bindi (eds. Jón Sigurðsson & Guðbrandur Vigfússon, 1858) http://books.google.com/books?id=bKkFAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage&source=gbs_summary_r ; http://books.google.com/books?id=dUwCAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage&source=gbs_summary_r ; and here is another digitisation with part of the table of contents missing, but with links to the individual chapter headings that are there (because you can't have your cake and eat it) http://books.google.com/books?id=py4PAAAAIAAJ&printsec=frontcover#PPR3,M1

Fornmanna sögur, volumes 1-12: Contents (among other things) http://www.usask.ca/english/icelanders/bibliogapp_bibeds.html

Saga Ólafs konungs Tryggvasonar: Fyrri deild (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 1) http://books.google.com/books?id=o2kJAAAAQAAJ&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_summary_r#PPP7,M1; or if you prefer it with someone's hand caught in the scanner and a bit of a playing card left lying over one page... http://www.google.co.uk/books?lr=&as_brr=1&id=Yd0FAAAAIAAJ&jtp=1

Saga Ólafs konungs Tryggvasonar: Síðari deild (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 2) http://books.google.com/books?id=eHwtAAAAMAAJ&printsec=titlepage&source=gbs_summary_r

Niðrlag sögu Ólafs konungs Tryggvasonar með tilheyrandi þáttum (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 3) http://books.google.com/books?id=EGEJAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage&source=gbs_summary_r

Saga Ólafs konungs hins helga: Fyrri deild (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 4) http://books.google.com/books?id=pGMtAAAAMAAJ&printsec=titlepage&source=gbs_summary_r

Saga Ólafs konungs hins helga: Önnur deild (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 5) http://books.google.com/books?id=-2ItAAAAMAAJ&printsec=titlepage&source=gbs_summary_r

Sögur Magnúsússar Konúngs góða, Haralds konúngs harðráða ok sona hans (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 6) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=fb4FAAAAQAAJ&pg=PP7&lr=&as_brr=1

Sögur Noregs konúnga frá Magnúsi Berfætta til Magnúss Erlíngssonar (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 7) http://books.google.com/books?id=Y1ItAAAAMAAJ&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_summary_r#PPP7,M1; and also http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=uCwIAAAAIAAJ&printsec=frontcover

Saga Sverris konungs (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 8) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=tywIAAAAIAAJ&printsec=frontcover

Sögur Hákonar Sverissonar, Guttorms Sigurdarsonar, Ínga Bárdarsonar ok Hákonar Hákonarsonar til falls Skúla Hertoga. (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 9) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=8jYIAAAAIAAJ&pg=PP7

Saga Hákonar Hákonarsonar frá falli Skúla Hertoga; Brot sögu Magnúss Lagabætis; þættir Hálfdánar svarta, af upphafi ríkis Haralds hárfagra, Hauks Hábrókar ok Ólafs Geirstada-Álfs, Saga Ólafs konúngs Tryggvasonar rituð af Oddi Snorrasyni; Stutt Ágrip af Noregs Konúngasögum ok Noregs konúngatal í ljóðum. (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 10) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=BmYtAAAAMAAJ&printsec=titlepage&source=gbs_summary_r

Jómsvíkingasaga ok Knytlínga með tilheyrandi þáttum (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 11) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=oWUtAAAAMAAJ&printsec=titlepage

Ríkisár Noregs og Dana-konúnga; áratal markverðustu viðburða; vísur færðar til rétss máls; registr yfir staðanörn, hluti ok efni og yfir sjaldgæf orð (Fornmanna sögur, vol. 12) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=aWYtAAAAMAAJ&printsec=frontcover

Saga Olafs konungs Tryggvasunar (Old Norse translation from the Latin of Oddr Snorrason, ed. Munch, 1853) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=TzMPAAAAIAAJ&pg=PR1&lr=lang_is&as_brr=1

Fóstbrædra-saga edr Sagan af Þorgeiri Havarssyni og Þormodi Bersasyni Kolbrúnarskalldi (Ed. Gunnlaugur Oddsson, 1822) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=S2kJAAAAQAAJ&pg=PP9&source=gbs_selected_pages&cad=0_1#PPP9,M1 and http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=SZSGgn4RByQC&printsec=frontcover#PPP5,M1

Barlaams ok Josaphats saga (eds. Keyser & Unger, 1851) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=MDAPAAAAIAAJ&printsec=frontcover

Stjórn: Gammelnorsk bibelhistorie fra verdens skabelse til det babyloniske fangenskab (Unger, 1862) http://books.google.com/books?id=_GcJAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage

Speculum regale. Konungs-skuggsjá. Konge-speilet: Et philosophisk-didaktisk Skrift, forfattet i Norge mod Slutningen af det tolfte Aarhundrede (eds. R. Keyser, P. A. Munch, C. R. Unger, 1848) http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=LgtIfLwQgX4C&pg=PP7

Íslenzkir annálar (eds. Erich Christian Werlauff, Peter Frederik Suhm, Abraham Kall, Hálfdan Einarsson, 1847) http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=BDcLAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage&source=gbs_summary_r

A list of some Old Norse books on Google Books http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/norse_course/message/8967

Víglundar saga (2007 e-text edition based on UW-Madison Libraries Special Collections MS 140): http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/IcelOnline/IcelOnline-idx?type=header&id=IcelOnline.VglSagaNVD

Edda Sæmundar hins fróða (Möbius, 1860) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=G2gJAAAAQAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=s%C3%A6mundar+edda&lr=&as_brr=1

Edda Sæmundar hinns fróða (Rask, 1818) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=wSLmjpjg49oC&printsec=titlepage&dq=s%C3%A6mundar+edda&lr=&as_brr=1

Cultural Heritage Language Technologies: Old Norse Collection. (1) "Two hands, Ari Jónsson and either Jón or Tómas Arason. Friðþjófs saga ins frœkna (AM 510 4to, ff. 91v-96r), 1550." (2) "Af Upplendinga konungum. Ed. Guðni Jónsson and Bjarni Vilhjálmsson, Reykjavík, 1943-44" http://icarus.umkc.edu/sandbox/saga/index.html

Sagas at Skólavefurinn (annotated texts and audio with modern Icelandic pronunciation; NOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE to the world at large.)

Perseus (Germanic texts including Old Norse sagas and, in Old English, Beowulf) http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/collection.jsp?collection=Perseus%3Acollection%3AGermanic

Norse Mythology: Primary Sources (Elder Edda (Old Norse & Swedish translation) + Snorri's Edda + sagas + poems----including some English translations) http://www.home.no/norron-mytologi/diverse/kilder.htm

Old Norse etexts: Elder Edda (Sopus Bugge: Sæmundar Edda, 1867) + others: http://etext.old.no/

Hávamál (Old Norse text + parallel English translation & notes) http://www.beyondweird.com/high-one.html

Vafþrúðnismál (analysis word by word) http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/lrc/iedocctr/ie-texts/text-on.html

The Titus Project (Click on "text database" in right window for texts in many old languages, including the Elder Edda)
http://titus.uni-frankfurt.de/indexe.htm

Jormungrund website: Old Icelandic poetry, texts, essays, lexicon poetucum, dictionary of kennings
http://www.hi.is/~eybjorn/ugm/

Snorra Edda: Formáli & Gylfaginning (texts of the four principle manuscripts) http://www.hi.is/~eybjorn/gg/index.html

Snorra Edda (Rask, 1818) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=BGcJAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage&dq=s%C3%A6mundar+edda&lr=&as_brr=1

Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middel Ages (database, sample texts) http://www.skaldic.arts.usyd.edu.au/

Tarrin Wills's Homepage http://www-personal.arts.usyd.edu.au/tarwills/

Morkinskinna http://web.hist.uib.no/bente/tekstar/morkinskinna/mork1.txt

Jómsvíkinga saga ok Knýtlinga saga (ed. Bjarni Kolbeinsson) http://books.google.com/books?vid=OCLC02978003&id=9OtSutSW5uoC (Google Books Library Project). To get to page one of the main text type 13. Knýtlinga saga begins on page 179.

Hómilíubók (modern spelling) http://www.lexis.hi.is/ordlyklar/homilia/homil.htm ; http://www.heimskringla.no/islandsk/homiliubok/index.php ; (original manuscript spelling) http://www.septentrionalia.net/etexts/index.php

Gunnarsslagr http://www.hi.is/~haukurth/utgafa/gunnarsslagr.html

Stafrænt handritasafn (digitised facsimiles) http://am.hi.is/WebView/

MENOTA: Medieval Nordic Texts Archive http://gandalf.uib.no:8008/corpus/menota.xml ; http://helmer.aksis.uib.no/menota/

Oldnorsk læsebog med tilhörende glossarium (Peter Andreas Munch
& Carl Rikard Unger, 1847)
http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=EP0KAAAAQAAJ&pg=PR1

Islandsk læsebog med tilhörende ordforklaring (Ludv. Chr. Müller, 1837) http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=Z1QEAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage

Faroese ballads & art
http://www.tjatsi.fo

Sjúrðar kvæði (Nordiske oldskrifter XII, Hammershaimb, 1851) http://books.google.com/books?id=Q8wEAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage

Færöiske kvæder, Vol. 2 ((Nordiske oldskrifter XX, Hammershaimb, 1855) http://books.google.com/books?id=Q8wEAAAAQAAJ&pg=PP15&source=gbs_selected_pages&cad=0_2#PPA215,M1

Norrœn Dýrð (Russian site): Russian translations + original texts: http://norse.ulver.com/

Igdrasilas (Articles and Norse texts + Lithuanian translations) http://www.geocities.com/igdrasilas/

Brennu-Njáls saga (published 1875, text from the edition of Konráð Gíslason and Eiríkur Jónsson) http://dp.rastko.net/projects/projectID438a3f4017f9f/projectID438a3f4017f9f_TEI.txt

Skáldskaparmál + Brennu-Njáls saga (and others) http://www.hamstur.is/%cdslenska/ -----Or to view former as html: http://www.hamstur.is/%CDslenska/Go%F0afr%E6%F0i/Verkefni/%DEjasi%20og%20I%F0unn.htm

Brennu-Njáls saga (Njal's Saga) http://www.thoron.org/skrar/brennu.doc

Brennu-Njáls saga (Njal's Saga) http://www.hi.is/~hh/kennsla/tfr2/njala.txt

Fornsögur: Vatnsdælasaga, Hallfreðarsaga, Flóamannasaga (eds. Guðbrandur Vigfússon
& Theodor Möbius, 1860)
http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=QS0PAAAAIAAJ&printsec=titlepage&source=gbs_summary_r

Bárðarsaga Snæfellsáss, Víglundarsaga, Draumarvitranir, Völsaþáttr (ed. Guðbrandur Vigfússon) http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=LGcJAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage&source=gbs_summary_r

Völsunga saga http://www.squirrel.com/squirrel/asatru/volsung.txt

Sagan af Hrana hring (=Hrana saga hrings), gefin út af Þorleifi Jónssyni http://www.irlenbusch.de/ta_det/altnordisch/facsimile/hrani_hringr-thorir_hastr.pdf

Karlamagnús saga ok kappa hans (ed. Unger, 1860) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=ubEFAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage

Saga Ðiðreks konungs af Bern (ed. Unger, 1853) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=KWgJAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage

Analecta norrœna (Theodor Möbius, 1859 - extracts from Old Norse literature) http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=VWgJAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage&dq=%22

Völsa þáttr (Old Norse + parallel English translation) http://www.stavacademy.co.uk/mimir/volsithattur.htm

Skólavefurinn: Skáld mánaðarins "Poet of the Month" (Icelandic poets and examples of their work, mostly post-medieval, but including Sonatorrek and Höfuðlausn by Egill Skallagrímsson with notes in Modern Icelandic) http://www.skolavefurinn.is/lok/kennarar/grunnskoli/islenska/ljod/ljod_index.htm

Icelandic Saga Manuscripts: Hafgeirs saga Flateyings & Þjóstólfs saga Hamramma (Stephanie A. Schlitz) http://facstaff.bloomu.edu/sschlitz/research/tei/sagas/

Íslenzkar Þjóðsögur og Ævintýri (Jón Árnason) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=-DkLAAAAQAAJ&printsec=titlepage

Gulaþings lög http://no.wikisource.org/wiki/Norges_gamle_Love_1

Some extracts from Jónsbók (an Old Icelandic law code) http://www.althingi.is/lagas/131b/1281000.400.html
http://www.althingi.is/lagas/131b/1281000.401.html
http://www.althingi.is/lagas/131b/1281000.500.html
http://www.althingi.is/lagas/131b/1281000.501.html

Réttarbót Eiríks konungs http://www.althingi.is/lagas/132a/1294027.html

Jónsbók: Welfare Section (laws about providing for people not in a position to look after themselves) http://nemendur.ru.is/maria01/Sidur/jonsbok.asp

Seyðabrævið (The Sheep Letter: medieval laws relating to sheep rearing in the Faroes) http://laurentius.lub.lu.se/volumes/Mh_15/14.html and http://fo.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sey%C3%B0abr%C3%A6vi%C3%B0

Diplomatarium Norwegicum (searchable database of Old Norwegian diplomas) http://www.dokpro.uio.no/dipl_norv/diplom_felt.html

Bergen University Library, Diplomsamlingen (Norwegian historical diplomas)
http://www.ub.uib.no/avdeling/spes/diplom/index.htm

Folkebøker fra 1500- og 1600-tallet (16th and 17th century Danish chapbooks) http://www.skramstad.no/folkebok/

Jónas Hallgrímsson - Selected Poetry and Prose
(Readings from Icelandic poetry, with notes and commentrary)
http://www.library.wisc.edu/etext/Jonas/Texts.html

BRAFI - Óðfræðivefur (Icelandic poetry) http://tgapc05.am.hi.is/bragi/

Saxo Grammaticus: Gesta Danorum http://www.kb.dk/elib/lit/dan/saxo/lat/or.dsr/ Saxo.Grammaticus: The Danish History Books I-IX (trans. Elton) http://sunsite3.berkeley.edu/OMACL/DanishHistory/

LRC - Linguistics Research Centre, University of Texas (Indo-European Texts and Translations) http://www.utexas.edu/cola/centers/lrc/index.html

 

Translations

Icelandic Lore: Elder Edda (Bellows); Snorri's Edda (Brodeur); "Old Norse Poems" (Hollander, "the most important non-skaldic verse not included in the Poetic Edda") + various sagas http://www.sacred-texts.com/neu/ice/index.htm#eddas

Norse Mythology Source Texts: http://www.angelfire.com/on/Wodensharrow/texts.html

N Kershaw: Stories and Ballads of the Far Past, Translated from the Norse, 1921 (Includes English translations of some Danish and Faroese ballads relating to Hervor's Saga)
http://www.home.ix.netcom/~kyamazak/myth/norse/kershaw/Kershaw-TOC.htm

The Orkneyingers Saga (trans. George Webbe Dasent) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=aBx_K__w7mMC&printsec=frontcover

Northvegr: growing collection of old Germanic (especially Norse) texts, translations and language resources
http://www.northvegr.org/lore/main.php

Annotated Völuspá http://library.flawlesslogic.com/voluspa.htm

In Parentheses (sagas mainly translated by Magnusson & Morris) http://www.yorku.ca/inpar/

Ambáles saga (an Icelandic saga of Hamlet, extracts) http://phoenixandturtle.net/excerptmill/ambales.htm

Le saga de Njal (Rodolphe Dareste, 1896) http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/19440 ; http://www.sagadb.org/brennu-njals_saga

Thidrek's Saga / Þiðdreks saga af Bern (in Japanese) http://www.runsten.info/saga/thidriks/index.htm

Germanische Glaubens-Gemeinschaft (including a German translation of Snorri's Edda) http://www.germanische-glaubens-gemeinschaft.de/ http://www.beepworld.de/members62/allsherjargode/index.htm

 

(Old) Swedish

K.F. Söderwall "Ordbok öfver Svenska Medeltids-språket" http://spraakdata.gu.se/sdw/

Svensk Akademiens Ordbok http://g3.spraakdata.gu.se/saob/

Skoldatenätet (Modern Swedish dictionary) http://lexikon.nada.kth.se/sve-eng.shtml

"Altschwedische Grammatik, mit Einschluss des Altgutnischen", by Adolf Noreen, 1904 (Scanned images of pages) http://www.ling.upenn.edu/~kurisuto/germanic/oswed_noreen_about.html#images

Fornsvenska Textbanken http://www.nordlund.lu.se/Fornsvenska/Fsv%20Folder/

Projekt Bergman (Various Old Swedish documents) http://www.abc.se/~m225/lig/bilagor.html

Östgötalagen med förklaringar http://runeberg.org/oglfreud/

Västgötalagen (parts also translated into modern Swedish) http://hem.passagen.se/peter9/lag/vgretl.html

Codex iuris vestrogotici: Westgöta-Lagen (Collin & Schlyter, 1827) http://books.google.com/books?id=aZgyAAAAIAAJ&printsec=titlepage&dq=editions:05VFRSSnJBX2k4sx#PPP7

West Gautish & Old Swedish + introduction to Old Norse in general, guide to Norse name formation, etc.
http://hem2.passagen.se/peter9/index.html

The Rök Stone Inscription (transcription, West Norse & Old Swedish transliterations, English translation) http://home.earthlink.net/~norsemyths/wildhunt/rokstone.html

Gutasaga (Saga of the Gotlanders) http://www.lysator.liu.se/runeberg/gutasaga/ ; English translation www.oe.eclipse.co.uk/nom/Gutasaga.html ; Modern Swedish translation http://www.gute.nu/Gutasagan.asp ; incomplete parallel Old Gutnish & Modern Swedish text http://www.frauenwissen.at/gutasaga.php

Gutalag (The Gotland Lawcode), in Modern Swedish translation http://www.gotlandshistoria.com/historia/gutalagen.htm (For the original, see Fornsvenska Textbanken )

Gutalag (The Gotland Lawcode) in Russian translation http://www.vostlit.info/Texts/Dokumenty/Skandinav/Sweden/Gutalag/text.htm

 

Proto Norse

LEXIKON ÖVER URNORDISKA PERSONNAMN
http://www.sofi.se/SOFIU/lup/urnord.pdf

Old Norse Online (the final section offers an introduction to the morphology and syntax of the earliest Scandinavian inscriptions, classed by the authors as Northwest Germanic) http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/lrc/eieol/norol-TC-X.html

Theudiskon Project: discussion relating to reconstructing early Germanic languages http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Theudiskon

 

Runes

Arild Hauge (big, detailed site in Norwegian & English, descriptions + photos) http://www.arild-hauge.com; (pictures) http://home.no.net/ahruner/index.htm

Samnordisk runtextdatabas http://www.runforum.nordiska.uu.se/download/

Concordance to the Runic Database http://www.engebretsen.se/run-konk/index.html

Christer Hamp: Gamla runinskrifter (Swedish runic inscriptions with photos, tansliteration and translation into Modern Swedish) http://www.christerhamp.se/runor/gamla/index.html#u251

Runenprojekt Kiel (database of inscriptions in the Eldar Futhark) http://www.runenprojekt.uni-kiel.de

Nordiskt runnamnslexikon (see "databaser") http://www.sofi.se

An English Dictionary of Inscriptions in the Younger Futhark http://runicdictionary.nottingham.ac.uk/index.php

Runic Inscriptions from Bryggen in Bergen (database) http://www.nb.no/baser/runer/eindex.html

JH Looijenga: "Runes around the North Sea and on the Continent AD 150-700" http://irs.ub.rug.nl/ppn/163895791

Old Norse Online (the final section offers an introduction to the morphology and syntax of the earliest Scandinavian inscriptions) http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/lrc/eieol/norol-TC-X.html

"Sverges runinskrifter" by Erik Brate, 1922 http://www.runor.se

Yves Kodratoff: Useful collection of runic inscriptions in Primitive Norse and Viking Norse, ordered chronologically + interpretations of Krause, Moltke & Antonsen http://www.nordic-life.org/nmh/runic.htm

Svenska Runstenar och Runinskrifter (Swedish runestones & runic inscriptions) http://hemsidor.torget.se/users/r/runor/

Västra Götalands runstenar (Runestones of Västergötland, Sweden) http://w1.501.telia.com/~u50102110/

The Rök Stone Inscription (transcription, West Norse & Old Swedish transliterations, English translation) http://home.earthlink.net/~norsemyths/wildhunt/rokstone.html

Svensk Runristningsförteckningen (Jan Owe, Stockholm, 2000) http://hemsidor.torget.se/users/j/jaow/runrfort16.pdf

Robert Nedoma: Runenschrift u. Runenschriften (introduction to runes, in German) http://www.univie.ac.at/skandinavistik/runen/index.html

Luzius Thöny: Die skandinavischen Runeninschriften der Britischen Inseln http://www.doink.ch/downloads/runen.pdf

Comparative Table of Runes + Gothic Alphabet http://titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de/didact/idg/germ/runennam.htm

Illerup Ådal (archeology of Illerup, including illustrations of runic inscriptions) http://www.illerup.dk/

Runsten (Japanese) http://www.runsten.info/

Runes & Futharks http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Village/7780/runicinscript.html

The origin of the Runes http://old.no/runes/origin.pdf

 

Beginners

Norse Course Homepage http://www.hi.is/~haukurth/norse/

Norse Course: Yahoo discussion group for students of Old Norse http://groups.yahoo.com/group/norse_course

Old Norse Online (Todd B. Krause and Jonathan Slocum; 10 lessons + grammar + runes) http://www.utexas.edu/cola/centers/lrc/eieol/norol-TC-X.html

Odd Einar Haugen: Norrøn grammatikk i hovuddrag
http://folk.uib.no/hnooh/grammatikk/ and in German as Norröne Grammatik im Überblick http://folk.uib.no/hnooh/Grammatik/

(Old Norse Online) Bibliography http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/lrc/eieol/norol-E.html

Learning Old Norse: Some Suggestions (links and book recommendations) http://has55.www9.50megs.com/OldIcel/LearningOldNorse.html

Old Icelandic Course Materials (Tarrin Wills: referrence grammar + texts: Iðunn and Skaði, Þrymskviða + vocabulary) http://teaching.arts.usyd.edu.au/english/2000/icel/

Cours d'Islandais Ancien (French introduction to Old Icelandic, with grammar & parallel Norse/French texts) http://anamnese.online.fr/islensk/

Materialien und Erläuterungen zur Grammatik des Altisländischen (Einführung in die altisländische Sprache, Hartmut Röhn) http://www2.rz.hu-berlin.de/bragi/b4/b4fornislenskukver_de_hr.pdf

Ludwig Ettmüller: Altnordisches Lesebuch nebst kurzgefasster Formenlehre und wörterbuch
http://books.google.com/books?id=INMFAAAAQAAJ&printsec

Old Icelandic (background materials for course taught by Helgi Skúli Kjartansson) http://starfsfolk.khi.is/helgisk/course_home_page.htm

Henry Sweet "Icelandic Primer" http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/5424

A Short Practical and Easy Method of Learning the Old Norsk Tongue or Icelandic Language, after the Danish of E Rask (with an Icelandic Reader, and account of the NOrsk poetry and the sagas, and a Modern Icelandic vocabulary for travellers by H Lund; 2nd corrected ed. 1869) http://runeberg.org/oldnorsk/

Icelandic Online (course in Modern Icelandic) http://www.icelandic.hi.is/

Reference Grammar (Modern Icelandic Syntax) http://tea.fernuni-hagen.de/Iglo/Install/kurs/body_reference_grammar_46789.htm

Islandsk: Icelandic course materials and learning resources, in Norwegian http://islandsk.no/index.html

Íslenska (website of a German magazine for learners of modern Icelandic; site has links and forums) http://www.islenska.de/index.htm

Communicative Icelandic http://www.skrudda.org/Icelandic/demo.html

An Icelandic Minigrammar (Modern Icelandic) http://www.hum.uit.no/a/svenonius/lingua/flow/li/minig/enmini_is.html

Mentalcode Icelandic (introduction to Modern Icelandic + information on how to type Icelandic characters on computers) http://www.mentalcode.com/nl/islenska/index.page

 

Miscellaneous

Old Norse Name Formation http://hem.passagen.se/peter9/gram/l_namn.html

Tarrin Wills's Homepage http://www-personal.arts.usyd.edu.au/tarwills/

Alvíssmál: Forschung zur mittelalterlichen Kultur Skandinaviens (online journal with articles & reviews in English & German) http://userpage.fu-berlin.de/~alvismal/Welcome.html

TijdSchrift voor Skandinavistiek http://dpc.uba.uva.nl/cgi/t/text/text-idx?c=tvs;cc=tvs;sid=62302328015db872cab6e1ca6ffea2da;rgn=div1;tpl=home.tpl

Old Norse News http://oldnorsenews.org/


Facsimiles from Handbok i norrøn filologi (Odd Einar Haugen) http://www.hf.uib.no/i/nordisk/handbok/illustrasjonar/

"The Fantastic in Old Norse / Icelandic Literature" + "Sagas and the British Isles, especially Northumbria" (Proceesings of the 13th International Saga Conference, Durham 2006) http://www.dur.ac.uk/medieval.www/sagaconf/sagapps.htm

"Old Norse Myths, Literature & Society" (Proceedings of the 11th International Saga Conference, Sydney 2000) http://www.arts.usyd.edu.au/departs/medieval/saga.html

Sagas & Societies: International Conference at Borgarnes Iceland http://w210.ub.uni-tuebingen.de/portal/sagas/

Arkiv for nordisk filologi http://runeberg.org/anf/

Um r og ur í niðurlagi orða og orðstofna í Íslenzku (Jón Þorkelsson, 1863) http://www.google.co.uk/books?id=EAFAAAAAIAAJ&printsec=frontcover

Heimasíða Eiríks Rögnvaldssonar (articles on Icelandic grammar) http://www.hi.is/~eirikur/

Ísmús - Icelandic Music Archive: the earliest recordings of Icelandic folk music http://ismus.musik.is/

"Kvæðaskapur: Icelandic Epic Song" by Hreinn Steingrímsson (a book about Icelandic folk-singing) http://music.calarts.edu/KVAEDASKAPUR/main.html

Viking Answer Lady: articles on life in the Viking Age http://www.vikinganswerlady.com

Weapon names http://www.panix.com/~gabriel/public-bin/showfinal.cgi/2871.txt

Orð vikunnar ("word of the week"--history and usage of Icelandic words): http://www.lexis.hi.is/ordvikunnar/ordvikanna.html

Fornar sagnir (notes on Gísla saga, Kjalnesinga saga, Eiríks saga rauða, Grænlendinga saga) http://islenska.khi.is/baldurh/fornar_sagnir.htm

Virtually Virtual Iceland http://www.simnet.is/gardarj/gardar1.htm

Time & Travel in Old Norse Society http://www.raunvis.hi.is/~thv/t_t.html

Primstav (Norse traditional calendars) http://www.digitalkunst.com/NewFiles/primstav.html

Algorismus (article in Icelandic on the Old Norse mathematical treatise) http://netla.khi.is/greinar/2004/001/

The Relation of the Hrolfs Saga Kraka and the Bjarkarimur to Beowulf: A Contribution To The History Of Saga Development In England And The Scandinavian Countries (Oscar Ludvig Olson; trans. Richard Francis Burton) http://infomotions.com/etexts/gutenberg/dirs/1/4/8/7/14878/14878-8.htm

Carl Olsen: The Disruptive Other in Völundarkviða http://www.geocities.com/carlolsen78/volundarkvida.html

"The Norwegian Viking Swords" by Jan Petersen (1919) http://www.vikingsword.com/petersen/

University of Cambridge: Anglo-Saxon, Norse & Celtic (see Resources) http://www.asnc.cam.ac.uk/

The Viking Society for Northern Research http://www.le.ac.uk/ee/viking/

Hið ískenska bókmenntafélag http://www.hib.is

 

More Links

Kiyo's Norse Links http://www.home.ix.netcom.com/~kyamazak/index.html

University of Freiburg, Norse links http://www.ub.uni-freiburg.de/portale/germ/50/S10/no-volltexte.html

More links from the Stofnun Sigurðar Nordals http://www.nordals.hi.is/ens/links.html

Veturliði Óskarsson's site (with some good Norse links) http://starfsfolk.khi.is/veturosk/griplur.htm