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Anon Mey 39VII

Kirsten Wolf (ed.) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Heilagra meyja drápa 39’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, pp. 915-16.

Anonymous PoemsHeilagra meyja drápa
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um ‘over’

1. um (prep.): about, around

[2] um: á 713

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helliz ‘is poured’

2. hella (verb): [is poured]

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stóð ‘stood’

standa (verb): stand

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loganum ‘the flame’

logi (noun m.; °-a; -ar): flame

[3] loganum: so 713, om. 721

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blessuð ‘blessed’

blessa (verb): bless

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færandi ‘giving’

2. fœra (verb): bring

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fyldiz ‘were filled’

fylla (verb): fill

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ljótrar ‘ugly’

ljótr (adj.): ugly

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leggur ‘pierces’

leggja (verb): put, lay

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greifans ‘the count’s’

greifi (noun m.): count

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[1]: This l. is exactly the same as st. 28/1.

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