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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Not published: do not cite ()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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51 — Grí 51

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Sviðurr ok Sviðrir
er ek hét að Sökkmímis
okdulða ek þann inn aldna jötun
þá er ek Miðviðnis vark
ins mæra burar
orðinn einn bani.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Svidur and Svidrir I was called at Sokkmimir’s,*
and I tricked the old giant then,
when I became of Midvidnir’s famous son
the sole slayer.)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 10v, 25 - 10v, 27 (Edda)  image  image  
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