Rabanus Maurus, Poetry (selection)


Abstract

In this article, the author presents sixteen short poems by Rabanus Maurus, a poet of the Carolingian age. Among them are poems about inscriptions in churches (mainly centered on the cross and relics of the Saints), epitaphs and liturgical hymns. The Polish translation of the poems is an integral part of the essay.


Keywords

Rabanus Maurus; poetry; translation; cross; relics

BAUTZ F. W.: Hrabanus Maurus, w: Biographisch-Bibliographisches Kirchenlexikon (BBKL), t. 2, Bautz, Hamm 1990, 1090-1093.
STAROWIEYSKI M., Wstęp, w: Muza łacinska. Antologia poezji wczesnochrześcijańskiej i średniowiecznej (III-XIV/XV w.), opr. M. Starowieyski, Wrocław-Warszawa- Kraków 2007, s. XI-CIV.

Published : 2019-07-02


Gacia, T. (2019). Rabanus Maurus, Poetry (selection). Vox Patrum, 71, 681-692. https://doi.org/10.31743/vp.3606

Tadeusz Gacia  cato1961@gmail.com
Katolicki Uniwersytet Lubelski Jana Pawła II, Wydział Nauk Humanistycznych  Poland
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1836-9506




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