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Waldere (Waldere) - 2

Waldere

Not published: do not cite ()

non-skaldic stanzas:  A   B 

2 — Waldere B

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Waldere B)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

‘...ce bæteran
buton ðam anum | ðe ic eac hafa
on stanfate | stille gehided.
Ic wat þæt hit ðohte | ðeodric Widian
selfum onsendon, | and eac sinc micel
maðma mid ði mece, | monig oðres mid him
golde gegirwan | (iulean genam),
þæs ðe hine of nearwum | Niðhades mæg,
Welandes bearn, | Widia ut forlet;
ðurh fifela gewe... ...ld | forð onette.’
Waldere mað... ...lode, | wiga ellenrof,
hæfde him on handa | hildefrofre,
guðbilla gripe, | gyddode wordum:
‘Hwæt! ðu huru wendest, | wine Burgenda,
þæt me Hagenan hand | hilde gefremede
and getwæmde ...ðewigges. | Feta, gyf ðu dyrre,
æt ðus heaðuwerigan | hare byrnan.
Standeð me her on eaxelum | ælfheres laf,
god and geapneb, | golde geweorðod,
ealles unscende | æðelinges reaf
to habbanne, | þonne hand wereð
feorhhord feondum. | Ne bið fah wið me,
þonne ...... unmægas | eft ongynnað,
mecum gemetað, | swa ge me dydon.
ðeah mæg sige syllan | se ðe symle byð
recon and rædfest | ryh... ...a gehwilces.
Se ðe him to ðam halgan | helpe gelifeð,
to gode gioce, | he þær gearo findeð
gif ða earnunga | ær geðenceð.
þonne moten wlance | welan britnian,
æhtum wealdan, | þæt is’   (eddic or germanic)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated