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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Not published: do not cite ()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 

34 — Vafþr 34

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Vafþr 34)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Segðuþaðiðátta,
allzþikfróðan kveða
okþú, Vafþrúðnir, vitir,
hvað þú fyrst mant
eða fremst um veizt;
þú ert alsviðr, jötunn.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Tell me this eighth thing, since you are said to be wise,
and you, Vafthrudnir, know,
what you first remember or what you know to be earliest,
you are all-wise, giant.’)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 8r, 29 - 8r, 30 (Edda)  image  image  
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