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Anon Sól 24VII

Carolyne Larrington and Peter Robinson (eds) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Sólarljóð 24’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 311.

Anonymous PoemsSólarljóð
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inn ‘The’

2. inn (art.): the

[2] inn: heim papp15ˣ, heim inn 10575ˣ, 2797ˣ

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fögnuð ‘joy’

fǫgnuðr (noun m.; °fagnaðar; fagnaðir): joy

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[3] fögnuð ‘joy’: Also describes heaven in Anon Líkn 52.

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en ‘but’

2. en (conj.): but, and

[4] en: om. papp15ˣ, 738ˣ, 167b 6ˣ, 214ˣ

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síðla ‘late’

síðla (adv.): late

[5] síðla: corrected from ‘síðar’ 738ˣ

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myni ‘will be’

munu (verb): will, must

[5] myni (‘mune’): so papp15ˣ, 167b 6ˣ, 214ˣ, 1441ˣ, 2797ˣ, munu 166bˣ, muni corrected from ‘mun’ 738ˣ, ‘mano’ 10575ˣ

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kallaðir ‘summoned’

kalla (verb): call

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[6] kallaðir frá kvölum ‘summoned from torments’: Cf. st. 45/6.

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frá ‘from’

frá (prep.): from

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[6] kallaðir frá kvölum ‘summoned from torments’: Cf. st. 45/6.

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kvölum ‘torments’

kvǫl (noun f.; °-ar; -ar/-ir): torment, torture

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[6] kallaðir frá kvölum ‘summoned from torments’: Cf. st. 45/6.

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[5-6]: An example of litotes; the speaker thinks that the man’s assailants will never be released from torments.

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