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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Máríuvísur III (Mv III) - 30

Máríuvísur III (‘Vísur about Mary III’) — Anon Mv IIIVII

Kari Ellen Gade 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Máríuvísur III’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 718-38.

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Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 6]. Et digt om et tredje Maria-jærtegn, Máríuvísur III (AII, 496-500, BII, 538-45)

SkP info: VII, 736-7

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28 — Anon Mv III 28VII

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Máría, ertu skǫpuð skær,
skærust ok guði kær;
kæran, muntu duga, dýr,
dýru fólki lofskýr;
skýrust mátt sektsár
sárin láta gróa vár,
vára kenni ek nauð nær,
næri vertu guðs mær.  (stýft)

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 6]. Et digt om et tredje Maria-jærtegn 28 (AII, 500; BII, 544); Skald II, 298; Kahle 1898, 49, 102, Sperber 1911, 21, 69, Wrightson 2001, 80.


AM 721 4° (721) 16v, 16 - 16v, 17  transcr.  image  image  
AM 1032 4°x (1032x) 156v, 4 - 156v, 11 (Mv I)  transcr.  
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