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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, 908

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26 — Anon Mey 26VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Ágáða með yndi fríðu
ættuð vel, sú lýðinn bætti,
Sikileyjar í sínu ríki
sóma prýdd ok æsku-blómi;
Kvincíánús kæru væna
kvaldi sárt, er miskunn dvaldi,
fljóðit vill hann fá til brúðar,
fríðri snót er þvert í móti.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 12]. Af heilogum meyjum 26 (AII, 531-2; BII, 588); Skald II, 325.

sources

AM 721 4° (721) 11v - 11v  transcr.  image  image  
AM 713 4° (713) 25, 7 - 25, 9 ()  image  image  
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