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Heill þú farir,
heill þú aftr komir,
heill þú ásinnum sér;
æði þér dugi
hvars þú skalt , Aldaföðr,
orðum mæla jötun. (eddic or germanic)
‘Journey safely! Come back safely!
Be safe on the way!
May your mind be sufficient when, Father of Men,
you speak with the giant.’
editions: Skj Not in Skj;