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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Drápa af Máríugrát (Mgr) - 52

Drápa af Máríugrát (‘Drápa about the Lament of Mary’) — Anon MgrVII

Kari Ellen Gade 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Drápa af Máríugrát’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 758-95.

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Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 2]. Máríugrátr (AII, 472-82, BII, 505-19)

SkP info: VII, 788-9

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42 — Anon Mgr 42VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hvern dag fimm vil ek heyra snemma
hǫfuðfagnaði grams kveðna bragna
móður, bið ek at minna lýðir
minniz þeira orða svinnir;
kenna mun ek þá alla ok inna,
orð sǫnn eru þat, lærðum mǫnnum;
næsta er skylt, at nemi sem flestir
nýtar bænir kristnir ýtar.  (hrynhent)

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 2]. Máríugrátr 42 (AII, 480; BII, 517); Skald II, 283, NN §§2681, 2693, 2831, 3356; Kahle 1898, 64, 105, Sperber 1911, 40, 76, Wrightson 2001, 21.

sources

AM 713 4° (713) 128, 3 - 128, 6  transcr.  image  
AM 1032 4°x (1032x) 74v, 10 - 74v, 17  transcr.  
AM 920 4°x (920x) 209v, 29 - 210r, 1  transcr.  image  
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