Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon Brúðv 16VII l. 6

vin — beloved


vinr (noun m.; °-ar, dat. -/(-i OsvReyk 92.17); -ir): friend < vinmær (noun f.)


[6] vin‑: so 2166ˣ, mín 721, 1032ˣ, mín with ‘vin’ in margin 399a‑bˣ


[6] vinmær ‘beloved maiden’: Jón Sigurðsson suggested the reading vin- in the margin in 399a-bˣ. The scribe of 2166ˣ adopted that reading in the main text, but noted the original reading mín ‘my’ in the margin. Jón Helgason chose the emended reading vin- in his edn.



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