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Runic Dictionary

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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Grímnismál (Grí) - 58

Grímnismál

Not published: do not cite ()

segments:  0a 

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14 — Grí 14

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Fólkvangr er inn níundi
en þar Freyja ræðr
sessa kostum ísal;
hálfan val
hon kýss hverjan dag
en hálfan Óðinn á.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Folkvang is the ninth, and there Freyia fixes
allocation of seats in the hall;
half the slain she chooses every day,
and half Odin owns.)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 9v, 17 - 9v, 19 (Edda)  image  image  
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