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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Not published: do not cite ()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 

45 — Vafþr 45

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Líf ok Lífþrasir
en þau leynaz munu
íholti Hoddmímis;
morgindöggvar
þau sér að mat hafa;
þaðan af aldir alaz.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Life and Lifthrasir, and they will hide
in Hoddmimir’s wood;*
they will have the morning dew for food;
from them generations will spring.’)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 8v, 13 - 8v, 14 (Edda)  image  image  
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