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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

III. Málsháttakvæði (Mhkv) - 30

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5: Málsháttakvæði (‘Proverb poem’) — Anon MhkvIII

Roberta Frank 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Málsháttakvæði’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 1213.

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Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XIII]: A. [1]. Málsháttakvæði, Et orknøsk(?) digt, omkr. 1200. (AII, 130-6, BII, 138-45)

SkP info: III, 1237

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24 — Anon Mhkv 24III

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lemmatised words

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-at (particle) ‘(neg. suffix)...’at 24/6

aldri (adv.) ‘never...’ — 24/2

1annarr (pron.) [°f. ǫnnur, n. annat; pl. aðrir] ‘(an)other, second...’annars 24/1

3at (prep.) ‘at, to...’ — 24/2

4at (conj.) ‘that...’ — 24/3, 24/4

2einn (pron.) [°decl. cf. einn num.] ‘one, alone...’einir 24/4

ek (pron.) [°mín, dat. mér, acc. mik] ‘I, me...’mér 24/4, mér 24/7

2engi (pron.) ‘no, none...’engan 24/6, 24/1

2er (conj.) ‘who, which, when...’ — 24/5

erfiðr (adj.) [°compar. -ari/ri, superl. -astr] ‘[difficult]...’Erfitt 24/5

2eyða (verb) [°-dd-] ‘destroy...’ — 24/8

grund (noun f.) ‘earth, land...’grund 24/8

hafa (verb) ‘have...’hefr 24/7

heimr (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i/-; -ar] ‘home, abode; world...’heimi 24/3

2heyra (verb) ‘hear...’heyrik 24/3

hjúfra (verb) ‘[lament]...’ — 24/6

2hyggja (verb) ‘think, consider...’hykk 24/4

1illa (adv.) ‘badly...’ — 24/5

í (prep.) ‘in, into...’ — 24/7

knetta (verb) ‘[bemoans]...’knettr 24/1

kunna (verb) ‘know, can, be able...’kann 24/5

langviðri (noun n.) ‘with long-lasting storms ...’langviðrum 24/8

láta (verb) ‘let, have sth done...’lætk 24/2

leggja (verb) ‘put, lay...’lagzk 24/7

lund (noun f.) [°-ar; -ir/-ar(Rém 301³¹)] ‘mind, way...’ — 24/7

maðr (noun m.) ‘man, person...’mann 24/6

mein (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘harm, injury...’ — 24/1

munnr (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i; -ar] ‘mouth...’munni 24/2

3of (prep.) ‘around, from; too...’ — 24/1

1 (pron.) [°gen. þess, dat. þeim, acc. þann; f. sú, gen. þeirrar, acc. þá; n. þat, dat. því; pl. m. þeir, f. þǽ---] ‘that (one), those...’þeim 24/5

segja (verb) ‘say, tell...’sagt 24/3

2sein (noun n.) ‘hindrance...’ — 24/2

skulu (verb) ‘shall, should, must...’skal 24/8

snúa (verb) ‘turn...’snúi 24/3

2sumr (pron.) ‘some...’sumir 24/4

2trúa (verb) ‘to believe (in)...’trúi 24/4

1verða (verb) ‘become, be...’verðr 24/5

þannig (adv.) ‘thus, there, that way...’ — 24/7

2þurfa (verb) ‘need, be necessary...’þarf 24/6


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