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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Heilagra meyja drápa (Mey) - 60

Heilagra meyja drápa (‘Drápa about Holy Maidens’) — Anon MeyVII

Kirsten Wolf 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Heilagra meyja drápa’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 891-930.

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Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 12]. Af heilogum meyjum, Heilagra meyja drápa. (AII, 526-39, BII, 582-97)

SkP info: VII, 906

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23 — Anon Mey 23VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Kátrínu fyr krapt ok vitru
keisarinn bauð at vinna dauða;
seggir þá með sverði hjuggu
sæla frú, sem kóngrinn mælir;
yndis bað hún til allra handa,
elsku fyld, at veitaz skyldi
mǫnnum þeim er mintiz hennar,
mey skínandi, í nauðum sínum.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 12]. Af heilogum meyjum 23 (AII, 531; BII, 588); Skald II, 325, NN §2975.

sources

AM 721 4° (721) 11v - 11v  transcr.  image  image  
AM 713 4° (713) 24, 32 - 25, 1 ()  image  image  
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