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Anonymous Þulur (Þul)

12th century; volume 3; ed. Elena Gurevich;

55. Kvenna heiti ókend (Kvenna II) - 3

3.1: Kvenna heiti ókend — Þul Kvenna IIIII

Elena Gurevich 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Kvenna heiti ókend’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 959.

stanzas:  1   2   3 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: IV. yy. Kvenna heiti ókend (AI, 688, BI, 677-8)

Full edition, translation and commentary for this verse can be found in the printed volume III, p. 960. 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 The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).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.

1 — Þul Kvenna II 1III

Cite as: Elena Gurevich (ed.) 2017, ‘Anonymous Þulur, Kvenna heiti ókend 1’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 960.

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Þessi skal kenna
kellu heiti.
Sága, sigyn,
sif, þrúðr, iðunn,
frigg ok bestla,
fulla ok nanna,
gefjun ok hǫrn,
gerðr ok laufey.  (fornyrðislag)

texts: Skm 573, SnE 575

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: IV. yy. Kvenna heiti ókend 1 (AI, 688; BI, 677); Skald I, 342, NN §1904C, D; SnE 1848-87, II, 489.

sources

AM 748 I b 4° (A) 21r, 14 - 21r, 15 (SnE)  transcr.  image  image  
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