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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, 915-16

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39 — Anon Mey 39VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Bál var kynt um brúði sæla,
bik vellanda um meyna helliz,
Lúcía stóð í loganum blessuð
lof færandi drotni kærum;
lýðrinn fyldiz ljótrar æði,
leggur einn af greifans seggum
hvíta frú með hvǫssu spjóti;
heldr hún nú með drotni veldi.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 12]. Af heilogum meyjum 39 (AII, 534; BII, 591-2); Skald II, 327, NN §3397n.

sources

AM 721 4° (721) 9r - 9r (Mey)  transcr.  image  image  -
AM 713 4° (713) 26, 12 - 26, 15  image  image  
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