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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon Hsv 84VII

Tarrin Wills and Stefanie Gropper (eds) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Hugsvinnsmál 84’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 411.

Anonymous PoemsHugsvinnsmál
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hafa ‘to have’

hafa (verb): have

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þótt ‘whether’

þó (adv.): though

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um ‘among’

1. um (prep.): about, around

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[5] um her ‘among the population’: Skj B takes Hallgrímur Scheving’s text, þótt komi stríð eða hel ‘if strife or death may come’.

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her ‘the population’

herr (noun m.; °-s/-jar, dat. -; -jar, gen. -ja/herra): army, host

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[5] um her ‘among the population’: Skj B takes Hallgrímur Scheving’s text, þótt komi stríð eða hel ‘if strife or death may come’.

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allar ‘all’

allr (adj.): all

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Lat. parallel: (Dist. II, 30) Sit tibi praecipue, quod primum est, cura salutis: / tempore ne culpes, cum sit tibi causa doloris ‘Let your health, which is foremost, be your main concern, nor blame the occasion, when you yourself are the cause of pain’.

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