Kirsten Wolf (ed.) 2007, ‘Anonymous Poems, Heilagra meyja drápa 55’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry on Christian Subjects. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 7. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 926.
Pétur gat sier prúða dóttur;
Petronilla frá eg að hieti;
þvinguð var hun með líkþrá langri;
Línus bað fyr hennar pínu.
Faðir hennar tók frúna að græða;
flýði hun alla heimsins prýði;
plagaz hun nú með prúðum sigri
pínulaus með drottni sínum.
Pétur gat sier prúða dóttur; eg frá að hieti Petronilla; hun var þvinguð með langri líkþrá; Línus bað fyr hennar pínu. Hennar faðir tók að græða frúna; hun flýði alla prýði heimsins; pínulaus plagaz hun nú með prúðum sigri með sínum drottni.
Peter begat a fine daughter; I heard that she was called Petronilla; she was afflicted by prolonged leprosy; Linus prayed for [her in] her suffering. Her father healed the lady; she avoided all the world’s pomp; without suffering she is now furnished with a fine victory with her Lord.
Mss: 721(10r), 713(27)
Readings:  sier: so 713, om. 721
Notes: [All]: Petronilla is mentioned in Pétr 1/14-2/3 as the Apostle Peter’s daughter by his wife Perpetua. See Anon Pét 12 and Notes ad loc. —  Línus ‘Linus’: S. Linus was S. Peter’s first successor in the see of Rome.
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