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Runic Dictionary

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Codex Regius of the Poetic Edda: an electronic edition (Edd.)

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Völuspá (Vsp) - 63

Völuspá

Not published: do not cite ()

segments:  0a 

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10 — Vsp 10

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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).

Þar var Mótsognir
mæztr um orðinn
dverga allra
en Durinn annarr;
þeir mannlíkun
mörg um gjörðu,
dvergar, ór jörðu
sem Durinn sagði.   (eddic or germanic)

(There Motsognir became most famous of
all dwarfs, and Durin next;
Many manlike figures the dwarfs made,*
out of the earth, as Durin recounted.)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 1r, 21 - 1r, 23 (Edda)  image  image  
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