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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, 895

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6 — Anon Mey 6VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Sjá er elskulig Máría meyja
móðir Krists, er alt et góða
veitir, þiggur, gefr ok gætir,
gæsku-lífit allra vífa;
sínar flytr hún sætar bænir
syndug þjóð at hljóti yndi;
henni mega því allir unna,
ann hún hverjum kristnum manni.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 12]. Af heilogum meyjum 6 (AII, 527-8; BII, 583-4); Skald II, 322, NN §1840.

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AM 721 4° (721) 11r - 11r  transcr.  image  image  
AM 713 4° (713) 23, 19 - 23, 20 ()  image  image  
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