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DIMEV 324
IMEV 177
NIMEV 177
All from evil thing
A prayer or charm for protection against evil, introducing ‘In nomine patris’ — one quatrain
Subjects: prayers, against peril; charms
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Emmanuel College I.2.6 (27), f. 162va
Transcription:
Al fram eh vuele þinge
me schulde Iesus þat may
Mid cristes rode toknige
ih Mark y me today
Note: In nomine patris’ in English in this MS, ‘In þe name of þe fader and of þe sone and of þe holy goste Amen’ (f. 162va).
Editions:
Person, Henry Axel. Cambridge Middle English Lyrics. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1953; rev. ed. 1962: 28.