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Kálf Kátr 47VII

Kirsten Wolf (ed.) 2007, ‘Kálfr Hallsson, Kátrínardrápa 47’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 961.

Kálfr HallssonKátrínardrápa
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vil ‘want’

vilja (verb): want, intend

[1] vil eg á: ‘uil [...] ꜳ’ 713, vilda eg 399a‑bˣ, ‘vil (eg á)’(?) 920ˣ

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eg ‘I’

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

[1] vil eg á: ‘uil [...] ꜳ’ 713, vilda eg 399a‑bˣ, ‘vil (eg á)’(?) 920ˣ

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á ‘upon’

3. á (prep.): on, at

[1] vil eg á: ‘uil [...] ꜳ’ 713, vilda eg 399a‑bˣ, ‘vil (eg á)’(?) 920ˣ

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himna ‘of heaven’

himinn (noun m.; °himins, dat. himni; himnar): heaven, sky

kennings

gæti himna,
‘the guardian of heaven ’
   = God

the guardian of heaven → God
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gæti ‘the guardian’

gætir (noun m.): guardian

kennings

gæti himna,
‘the guardian of heaven ’
   = God

the guardian of heaven → God
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skelfdur ‘trembling’

skelfa (verb): cause to shake

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græddi ‘he may heal’

grœða (verb): heal

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hefi ‘have’

hafa (verb): have

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fúlar ‘foul’

fúlr (adj.): foul

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Dýra ‘the glorious’

dýrr (adj.; °compar. -ri/-ari, superl. -str/-astr): precious

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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döglings ‘of the king’

dǫglingr (noun m.; °; -ar): king, ruler

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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döglings ‘of the king’

dǫglingr (noun m.; °; -ar): king, ruler

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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móður ‘mother’

móðir (noun f.): mother

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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dæmi ‘of the judgement’

dœmi (noun n.; °-s; -): judgement, example < dœmistóll (noun m.): judgement seat

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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dæmi ‘of the judgement’

dœmi (noun n.; °-s; -): judgement, example < dœmistóll (noun m.): judgement seat

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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stóls ‘seat’

1. stóll (noun m.; °-s, dat. -i/-; -ar): seat, throne < dœmistóll (noun m.): judgement seat

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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stóls ‘seat’

1. stóll (noun m.; °-s, dat. -i/-; -ar): seat, throne < dœmistóll (noun m.): judgement seat

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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sem ‘as well as’

sem (conj.): as, which

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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sem ‘as well as’

sem (conj.): as, which

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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heims ‘of the world’

heimr (noun m.; °-s, dat. -i/-; -ar): home, abode; world

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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heims ‘of the world’

heimr (noun m.; °-s, dat. -i/-; -ar): home, abode; world

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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og ‘and’

3. ok (conj.): and, but; also

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
Close

og ‘and’

3. ok (conj.): and, but; also

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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sólar ‘the sun’

sól (noun f.; °-ar, dat. -u/-; -ir): sun

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
Close

sólar ‘the sun’

sól (noun f.; °-ar, dat. -u/-; -ir): sun

kennings

dýra móður döglings dæmistóls sem heims og sólar
‘the glorious mother of the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun ’
   = Mary

the king of the judgement seat as well as of the world and the sun → God
the glorious mother of GOD → Mary
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hilmi ‘king’

hilmir (noun m.): prince, protector

kennings

háleitan hilmi hlýrna.
‘the sublime king of heavenly bodies.’
   = God

the sublime king of heavenly bodies. → God
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hlýrna ‘of heavenly bodies’

hlýrn (noun n.): heavenly body, sky-light

kennings

háleitan hilmi hlýrna.
‘the sublime king of heavenly bodies.’
   = God

the sublime king of heavenly bodies. → God
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háleitan ‘the sublime’

háleitr (adj.): glorious, sublime

kennings

háleitan hilmi hlýrna.
‘the sublime king of heavenly bodies.’
   = God

the sublime king of heavenly bodies. → God
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