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Anonymous Poems (Anon)

VII. Plácitusdrápa (Pl) - 59

Plácitusdrápa (‘Drápa about S. Eustace’) — Anon PlVII

Jonna Louis-Jensen and Tarrin Wills 2007, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Plácitusdrápa’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 179-220.

stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29   30   31   32   33   34   35   36   37   38   39   40   41   42   43   44   45   46   47   48   49   50   51   52   53   54   55   56   57   58   59 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: G [1]. Plácítúsdrápa, Digt fra det 12. årh. (AI, 607-18, BI, 606-22)

SkP info: VII, 214

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52 — Anon Pl 52VII

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Cite as: Jonna Louis-Jensen and Tarrin Wills (eds) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Plácitusdrápa 52’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 214.

unz tírrœkir tœki
tveir brœðr of þat rœða
orð, hvat œski-Nirðir
framast mynði.
Þollr gat inn ellri
fyr bróður
lýst ok langa freistni
hlífar,

 

until the two renown-cultivating brothers began to speak of that which {the wishing-Nirðir } [MEN] first remembered; {the older tree { of the shield}} [BATTLE > WARRIOR] was able to describe and long ordeal to his brother,

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: G [1]. Plácítúsdrápa 52 (AI, 617; BI, 620); Skald I, 301; Sveinbjörn Egilsson 1833, 32, 61, Finnur Jónsson 1887, 242, Jón Helgason 1932-3, 162-3, Louis-Jensen 1998, 119.

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