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Anon Hsv 105VII

Tarrin Wills and Stefanie Gropper (eds) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Hugsvinnsmál 105’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 422-3.

Anonymous PoemsHugsvinnsmál
104105106

gaum ‘attention’

gaum (noun f.): attention

[3] gaum: geymd 624

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gefa ‘pay’

gefa (verb): give

[3] gefa: so 624, gæfir 1199ˣ

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kald ‘’

kaldr (adj.; °compar. -ari): cold < kaldráðr (adj./verb p.p.)

[4, 5] kaldráð kona hygg ek klökkvandi : om. 624

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ráð ‘a calculating’

-ráðr (adj.): -ful < kaldráðr (adj./verb p.p.)

[4, 5] kaldráð kona hygg ek klökkvandi : om. 624

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kona ‘woman’

kona (noun f.; °-u; -ur/-r(KlmA1980 116¹¹), gen. pl. kvenna/kvinna): woman

[4, 5] kaldráð kona hygg ek klökkvandi : om. 624

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hygg ‘think’

2. hyggja (verb): think, consider

[4, 5] kaldráð kona hygg ek klökkvandi : om. 624

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ek ‘I’

ek (pron.; °mín, dat. mér, acc. mik): I, me

[4, 5] kaldráð kona hygg ek klökkvandi : om. 624

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klökkvandi ‘crying’

1. kløkkva (verb): cry, sob

[4, 5] kaldráð kona hygg ek klökkvandi : om. 624

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opt ‘often’

opt (adv.): often

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Lat. parallel: (Dist. III, 20) Coniugis iratae noli tu verba timere, / nam lacrimis struit insidias, cum femina plorat ‘Do not fear the words of an angry wife; for when a woman weeps, she heaps up the tears with treachery’. — [1-2]: In 1199ˣ these ll. are the same as st. 24/1-2 and consequently its readings are included with that st. in the apparatus. 624 is used here as the base ms. for these two ll. — [4-5]: In 624 these ll. are omitted, but the redactor has attempted to make sense of the remaining ll.

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