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Anonymous Þulur (Þul)

12th century; volume 3; ed. Elena Gurevich;

15. Kvenna heiti (Kvenna I) - 1

3.1: Kvenna heiti — Þul Kvenna IIII

Elena Gurevich 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Anonymous, Kvenna heiti’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 772.

stanzas:  1 

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: IV. i. Kvenna heiti (AI, 659, BI, 661); stanzas (if different): [v]

in texts: Skm, SnE

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 772. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

1 Vol. 3. Anonymous Þulur, 15. Kvenna heiti, 1 [Vol. 3, 772] — Þul Kvenna I 1III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Snót, brúðr, svanni,
svarri, sprakki,
fljóð, sprund, kona,
feima, ekkja,
rýgr, víf ok drós,
ristill, sæta,
man, svarkr ok hæll,
mær ok kerling.

Skj: Anonyme digte og vers [XII]: IV. i. Kvenna heiti (AI, 659; BI, 661); fornyrðislag; ed. EG; group: B; mss: 744x, A, B, C, R, Tx; texts: Skm 444
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