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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Hugsvinnsmál (Hsv) - 151

Hugsvinnsmál (‘Sayings of the Wise-Minded One’) — Anon HsvVII

Tarrin Wills and Stefanie Gropper 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Hugsvinnsmál’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 358-449.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29   30   31   32   33   34   35   36   37   38   39   40   41   42   43   44   45   46   47   48   49   50   51   52   53   54   55   56   57   58   59   60   61   62   63   64   65   66   67   68   69   70   71   72   73   74   75   76   77   78   79   80   81   82   83   84   85   86   87   88   89   90   91   92   93   94   95   96   97   98   99   100   101   102   103   104   105   106   107   108   109   110   111   112   113   114   115   116   117   118   119   120   121   122   123   124   125   126   127   128   129   130   131   132   133   134   135   136   137   138   139   140   141   142   143   144   145   146   147   148   149 

for reference only:  56x   65x 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: [C. E/5]. Hugsvinnsmál, Isl. oversættelse af Catonis Disticha. (AII, 167-97, BII, 185-210); stanzas (if different): 51/1-3, 67/1-3 | 52 | 53/4-6 | 53/1-3, 51/4-6 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 66 | 67 | 69 | 70 | 71 | 72 | 73 | 74 | 75 | 76 | 77 | 78/1-3 | 78 [var], 78/4-6 | 79 | 80 | 81 | 82 | 83 | 84 | 85 | 86 | 87 | 88 | 90 | 91 | 92 | 93 | 94 | 95 | 96 | 102 | 103 | 104 | 105 | 106 | 107 | 108 | 109 | 110 | 111 | 112 | 114 | 115 | 116 | 117 | 118 | 119 | 120 | 121 | 122 | 123 | 124 | 125 | 126 | 127 | 128 | 129 | 136 | 137 | 138 | 140 | 141 | 142 | 146 | 147 | 148

SkP info: VII, 421

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102 — Anon Hsv 102VII

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Cite as: Tarrin Wills and Stefanie Gropper (eds) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Hugsvinnsmál 102’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 421.

Unnins vítis
dyli engi maðr,
ef veit á sik sakir;
sinna verka
mun seggja hverr
laun með leigum taka.

 

No man may conceal a deserved punishment if he knows he is guilty; every man will take the reward for his deeds with interest.

notes: Lat. parallel: (Dist. III, 17) Quod merito pateris, patienter perfer id ipsum, / cumque reus tibi sis, ispum te iudice damna ‘That which you bear deservedly, endure it patiently, and when you stand as a defendant before yourself, judge yourself strictly’. Line 3 corresponds to st. 33/6. Lines 4-6 are the same as st. 77/4-6 in 624.

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: [C. E/5]. Hugsvinnsmál 78 [var], 78/4-6 (AII, 184; BII, 198-9); Hallgrímur Scheving 1831, 25, Gering 1907, 27, Tuvestrand 1977, 128, Hermann Pálsson 1985, 99.

sources

Lbs 1199 4°x (1199x) 74r, 32 - 74v, 1  transcr.  image  image  
AM 624 4° (624) 144, 17 - 144, 18 [4-6]  transcr.  image  
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