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Sigvatr Þórðarson
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Sigvatr Þórðarson or Sigvat the Skald was an Icelandic skald. He was a court poet to King Olaf II of Norway, as well as Canute the Great, Magnus the Good and Anund Jacob, by whose reigns his floruit can be dated to the earlier eleventh...


Knútsdrápur are Old Norse skaldic compositions in the form of drápur which were recited for the praise of Canute the Great. There are a number of these: The Knútsdrápa by Óttarr svarti The Knútsdrapa by Sigvatr Þórðarson Eight poetic fragments...


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