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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, 329

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48 — Anon Sól 48VII

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Cite as: Carolyne Larrington and Peter Robinson (eds) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Sólarljóð 48’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 329.

Virði þat ok viti        inn virki guð,
        sá er skóp hauðr ok himin,
hversu munaðarlausir
        margir fara,
        þótt við skylda skili.

Inn virki guð, sá er skóp hauðr ok himin, virði þat ok viti: hversu margir fara munaðarlausir, þótt við skylda skili.

May the precious God, who created earth and heaven, value and know that, how many journey loveless, though they part from their kin.

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: G [6]. Sólarljóð 48 (AI, 635; BI, 643); Skald I, 313; Bugge 1867, 365, Falk 1914, 19, Björn M. Ólsen 1915, 16, Fidjestøl 1979, 66, Njörður Njarðvík 1991, 78, Njörður Njarðvík 1993, 54, 124-5.

sources

AM 166 b 8°x (166bx) 47r, 21 - 47r, 23  image  
Holm papp 15 8°x (papp15x) 5r - 5r  
AM 738 4°x (738x) 82r, 20 - 82r, 23  image  image  image  
Lbs 214 4°x (214x) 151r - 151r  image  
Lbs 1441 4°x (1441x) 585 - 585  
BLAdd 10575 IIx (10575x) 7r - 7r  transcr.  
Lbs 2797 4°x (2797x) 235 - 235  
NKS 1109 folx (1109x) 493 - 493 (Sól)  image  
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