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Etymologiarum libri XX (Originum libri XX)

Note
CPL 1186

Evidence for the work

Manuscript copies from Iceland

(42) AM Acc. 7 Ms. 140 , 1r-v
Text as in edition:
Etymologiarum sive originum libri XX, lib. II, XXV, 3; lib. II,XXVI,2,8-9,14-15 (animalia posita est …-… ad libros (med lac.)
Source bibliography:
Isidorus Hispalensis episcopus: Etymologiae, sive, Origines 1-2. Ed: Lindsay, W. M.. Oxford 1911.
Identification is Certain
Research bibliography:
Andresen, Merete Geert:Katalog over AM Accessoria. De latinske fragmenter. København 2008. (Bibliotheca arnamagnæana XLVI): p. 132

Máldagar

(104) Hólastaðr , 1396
Entry:
Ysodorus ethymologiarum.
Source bibliography:
Diplomatarium Islandicum. Ed: Jón Sigurðsson. København 1857-1972. p. III 613
Identification is Certain
Research bibliography:
Olmer, Emil:Boksamlinger på Island (1179-1490). In: Göteborg Högskolas Årsskrift8 pp. VIII-84: p. 53
(105) Viðeyjarklaustr , 1397
Entry:
Jtem Ysidorus ethimologiarum non plenus.
Source bibliography:
Diplomatarium Islandicum. Ed: Jón Sigurðsson. København 1857-1972. p. V 288
Identification is Certain
Research bibliography:
Olmer, Emil:Boksamlinger på Island (1179-1490). In: Göteborg Högskolas Årsskrift8 pp. VIII-84: p. 53

Old Norse quotations

(205) Stjórn I ()
Source bibliography (Old Norse):
Stjorn. Gammelnorsk Bibelhistorie fra Verdens Skabelse til det babyloniske Fangenskab. Ed: Unger, C. R.. Kristiania 1862. p. 1-299
Latin text:
lib. 7-9, 11-15, 17, 19
Source bibliography (latin):
Isidorus Hispalensis episcopus: Etymologiae, sive, Origines 1-2. Ed: Lindsay, W. M.. Oxford 1911. p. I-II
Identification is Certain
Research bibliography:
Ordbog over det norrøne prosasprog, Københavns Universitet:Ordbog over det norrøne prosasprog, Værkregister. http://dataonp.hum.ku.dk/vkreg_d.html.
Astås, Reidar:An Old Norse Biblical Compilation. Studies in Stjórn. New York, San Francisco, Bern, Frankfurt/Main, Paris, London 1991. (American University Studies, Series VII Theology and Religion 109): p. 24f, 81-82, 180f
Note:
Many long quotations throughout the Old Norse text, but interspersed with the other commentary and Bible. Could also be classified as partial translation.