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DIMEV 253
Agnus dei hodie natus de pura virgine
Carol about Christmas and Epiphany — three quatrains, aaab
Subjects: carols, Nativity; carols, Epiphany; Christ, coming of
Versification: — four-line — aaab
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Lincoln College Lat. 141, f. 2v
First Lines:
Agnus dei hodie natus de pura virgine
Þe lombe for hys fadyr is chome
he is contyte a pure virgynys wombe
Conceptus sacro flamme
Last Lines:
…They offyrd gold myr & solennite
Noue stelle lumine
Editions:
Palti, Kathleen. “An Unpublished Fifteenth-Century Carol Collection: Oxford, Lincoln College MS Lat. 141.” Medium Aevum. 77 (2008): 260-78: 10.