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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Pétrsdrápa (Pét) - 54

Pétrsdrápa (‘Drápa about the Apostle Peter’) — Anon PétVII

David McDougall 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Pétrsdrápa’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 796-844.

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Skj: [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 7]. En drape om apostlen Peder, Pétrsdrápa (AII, 500-8, BII, 545-58)

SkP info: VII, 833-4

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Fótr hnǫgg fǫðurins sæta,
fagnaðr jókz af magni
oss, þvíat vára vissi
valdr breyskleika aldar;
neitar nafn fyr ótta
nauðigr sitt, er, dauðans,
(orð guðs) ambátt spurði,
angrs (varð framm at ganga).

editions: Skj [Anonyme digte og vers XIV]: [B. 7]. En drape om apostlen Peder 42 (AII, 506; BII, 555); Skald II, 304, NN §1744; Kahle 1898, 87.

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AM 621 4° (621) 59r, 28 - 59v, 1  transcr.  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated