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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Vafþrúðnismál (Vafþr) - 92

Vafþrúðnismál

Not published: do not cite ()

segments:  0a   19a 

non-skaldic stanzas:  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29   30   31   32   33   34   35   36   37   38   39   40   41   42   43   44   45   46   47   48   49   50   51   52   53   54   55   56 

32 — Vafþr 32

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Vafþr 32)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Segðu það ið sjaunda,
allzþiksvinnankveða
okþú, Vafþrúðnir, vitir,
hvé sá börn gat,
inn aldni jötunn,
er hann hafðit gýgjar gaman.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Tell me this seventh thing, since you are said to be wise,
and you, Vafthrudnir, know,
how he got children, that fierce giant,
when he had no sport with giantesses.’)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 8r, 26 - 8r, 27 (Edda)  image  image  
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