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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Not published: do not cite ()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 

33 — Vafþr 33

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Vafþr 33)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Undir hendi vaxa
kváðu hrímþursi
mey ok mög saman,
fótr við fæti
gat ins fróða jötuns
sér höfðaðan son.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘They said that under the frost-giant’s arms
a girl and boy grew together;
one foot with the other, of the wise giant,
begot a six-headed son.’)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 8r, 27 - 8r, 29 (Edda)  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated