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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Sólarljóð (Sól) - 83

Sólarljóð (‘Song of the Sun’) — Anon SólVII

Carolyne Larrington and Peter Robinson 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Sólarljóð’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 287-357.

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Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: G [6]. Sólarljóð, digt fra det 12. årh. (AI, 628-40, BI, 635-48)

SkP info: VII, 313-14

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27 — Anon Sól 27VII

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Cite as: Carolyne Larrington and Peter Robinson (eds) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Sólarljóð 27’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 313-14.

Á guð skaltu heita
til góðra hluta,
þann er hefr skatna skapat;
mjök fyrir verðr
manna hverr,
er sér finnrat föður.

 

You must pray to God for good things, the one who has created men; each man perishes who does not find the Father for himself.

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: G [6]. Sólarljóð 27 (AI, 632; BI, 639-40); Skald I, 311, NN §1934D; Bugge 1867, 361, Falk 1914, 13, Björn M. Ólsen 1915, 11-12, Fidjestøl 1979, 63, Njörður Njarðvík 1991, 62-3, Njörður Njarðvík 1993, 33, 110.

sources

AM 166 b 8°x (166bx) 46v, 8 - 46v, 10  image  
Holm papp 15 8°x (papp15x) 3v - 3v  
AM 738 4°x (738x) 81r, 24 - 81r, 27  image  image  image  
Lbs 214 4°x (214x) 150r - 150r  image  
Lbs 1441 4°x (1441x) 583 - 583  
BLAdd 10575 IIx (10575x) 4v - 4v  transcr.  
Lbs 2797 4°x (2797x) 233 - 233  
NKS 1109 folx (1109x) 488 - 488 (Sól)  image  
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