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Anon Mv III 11VII

Kari Ellen Gade (ed.) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Máríuvísur III 11’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 725.

Anonymous PoemsMáríuvísur III

ofan ‘from above’

ofan (adv.): down


ljúf ‘the lovely’

ljúfr (adj.): beloved


liggja ‘lie’

liggja (verb): lie


þiggr ‘will obtain’

þiggja (verb): receive, get


hatið ‘persecute’

hata (verb): hate


hefndin ‘vengeance’

hefna (verb): avenge


Máría ‘Mary’

María (noun f.): Mary


kallar ‘claims’

kalla (verb): call


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