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Anonymous Lausavísur (Anon)

III. 4. Stanzas from Laufás Edda (LaufE) - 11

2.4: Stanzas from Laufás Edda — Anon (LaufE)III

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘ Anonymous, Stanzas from Laufás Edda’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 637. <https://skaldic.org/m.php?p=text&i=2976> (accessed 7 December 2021)

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10 

for reference only:  11x 

SkP info: III, 642

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5 — Anon (LaufE) 5III

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Cite as: Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2017, ‘Anonymous Lausavísur, Stanzas from Laufás Edda 5’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 642.

Ok óþokkaðr okkar
ostmýgir brauðgýgi;
bjúgr elr sorg um saurga
saupstríðir flot-Gríði.

Ok {óþokkaðr ostmýgir} okkar {brauðgýgi}; {bjúgr saupstríðir} elr sorg um {saurga flot-Gríði}.

And {the disliked oppressor of cheese} [MAN] bemoans {the ogress of bread} [WOMAN]; {the bent tormentor of buttermilk} [MAN] harbours grief about {the filthy Gríðr <giantess> of fat} [WOMAN].

texts: LaufE 89 (295), LaufE 133 (379)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: C. Vers om ubestemmelige personer og begivenheder 37 (AI, 601; BI, 601); Skald I, 293, NN §1237; SnE 1848-87, II, 634, III, 204, LaufE 1979, 295, 379.

sources

Holm papp 10 4°x (papp10x) 49r - 49r (LaufE)  image  
GKS 2368 4°x (2368x) 119 - 119 (LaufE)  image  
AM 743 4°x (743x) 90v - 90v (LaufE)  image  image  
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