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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

II. 3. Poem about Magnús lagabœtir (Mlag) - 3

2.1: Poem about Magnús lagabœtir — Anon MlagII

Kari Ellen Gade 2009, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Poem about Magnús lagabœtir’ in Kari Ellen Gade (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 2: From c. 1035 to c. 1300. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 2. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 809-11.

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Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: A. [2]. Et arvekvad om kong Magnús lagabøter, omkr. 1300. (AII, 136-7, BII, 146)

SkP info: II, 810

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1 — Anon Mlag 1II

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Yfirmilding kveðk engla veldis
(óðr magnask nú) fyrst at ljóðum;
mætr þengill, stýr minni tungu
málkunnigri, frægrar sunnu;
skyldr emk þess, er æztr var, aldar,
jǫfra, stýris mærð at skýra,
dróttinn styrki mín orð máttigr,
mestri sæmd, um dýrðar festi.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: A. [2]. Et arvekvad om kong Magnús lagabøter 1 (AII, 136; BII, 146); Skald II, 78, NN §1374; Småstykker 1-16, 289-90.


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