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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Máni (Máni)

12th century; volume 2; ed. Kari Ellen Gade;

III. Lausavísa (Lv) - 1

Skj info: Máni, Islandsk skjald, 12-13 årh. (AI, 538-9, BI, 519-20).

Skj poems:

Lausavísa — Máni LvIII

Kari Ellen Gade 2017, ‘(Introduction to) Máni, Lausavísa’ in Kari Ellen Gade and Edith Marold (eds), Poetry from Treatises on Poetics. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 3. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 290.


in texts: Gramm, LaufE, Skm, SnE, TGT

Full edition, translation and commentary for this poem can be found in the printed volume III, p. 290. See the Brepols website for more information. The text below is from a superseded edition (Skj where relevant).

5 Vol. 3. Máni (biog. vol. 2), Lausavísa, 5 [Vol. 3, 290] — Máni Lv 5III

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

Hvat mun hafs á otri
hengiligr með drengjum
karl, þvít kraptr þinn fǫrlask,
kinngrár mega vinna.

Skj: Máni: Lausavísur 5 (AI, 539; BI, 520); dróttkvætt; ed. KEG; group: B; mss: 2368x, 743x, 761bx, A, R, Tx, U, W; texts: LaufE 171(394), Skm 265, TGT 84
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