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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, 922

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50 — Anon Mey 50VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Sóma vann í sínum dæmum
signat fljóð, er Skotland tignar,
Brígiða helt frá bernsku-dægri
blóm greinanda meydóm hreinum;
skipti hún því sem æ var eptir
jafnan heilt í drottins nafni;
ástrík var hún fyr einu klaustri
abbadís með heiðri vísum.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 12]. Af heilogum meyjum 50 (AII, 536-7; BII, 594); Skald II, 329, NN §§1848, 2978.

sources

AM 721 4° (721) 9v - 9v (Mey)  transcr.  image  image  
AM 713 4° (713) 27, 14 - 27, 16  image  image  
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