Saxo grammaticus sentence example

saxo grammaticus
  • The chronicler Saxo Grammaticus mentions in his Gesta Danorum the "rampart of Jutland" (Jutiae moenia) as having been once more extended by Valdemar the Great (1157-1182), which has been cited among the proofs that Schleswig (S4 nderjylland) forms an integral part of Jutland (Manuel hist.
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  • Corresponding to Proserpine as goddess of the dead is the old Norse goddess Hel (Gothic Halja), whom Saxo Grammaticus calls Proserpine.
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  • The settlement gradually became a great resort for merchants, and thus acquired the name which, in a corrupted form, it still bears, of Kaupmannahafn, Kj6bmannshavn, or Portus Mercatorum as it is translated by Saxo Grammaticus.
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  • The great Saxo Grammaticus wrote his Historia Danica under the same patronage.
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  • He published an excellent" translation of Saxo Grammaticus in 1575.
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  • So it appears in the history given by Saxo Grammaticus of the voyage to Bjarmaland of one " Gorm the old."
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  • The nearest approach to it now preserved is probably the code of laws attributed to the mythic king Fr061 (the Wise) and preserved in the pages of Saxo Grammaticus.
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  • The tale is told with variations by Saxo Grammaticus (Historic Danica, ed.
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  • They are first mentioned by Saxo Grammaticus in connexion with the exile of Knud V.
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