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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.

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

SkP info: VII, 218

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57 — Anon Pl 57VII

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Cite as: Jonna Louis-Jensen and Tarrin Wills (eds) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Plácitusdrápa 57’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 218.

Gerðu, grœnnar jarðar,
fug es …izk hǫfðu,
eklaust ítrum þakkir
ǫll … gram snjǫllum,
áðr til Rúms frá rómu
rekka sveit með teitri
sigrgladdr snilli prýddri
sóknstœrandi fœri.

Ǫll gerðu eklaust þakkir {ítrum, snjǫllum gram {… grœnnar jarðar}}, esfug hǫfðu …izk, áðr {sigrgladdr sóknstœrandi} fœri frá rómu til Rúms með teitri, snilli prýddri sveit rekka.

They all gave thanks profusely {to the glorious, brave ruler {… of the green earth}} [SKY/HEAVEN? > = God], when the noble ones had …, before {the victory-glad attack-increaser} [WARRIOR] returned from the battle to Rome with the cheerful, courage-adorned band of men.

editions: Skj Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: G [1]. Plácítúsdrápa 57 (AI, 618; BI, 621); Skald I, 302, NN §2813; Sveinbjörn Egilsson 1833, 34, 64, Finnur Jónsson 1887, 244, Jón Helgason 1932-3, 166-7, Louis-Jensen 1998, 122.

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