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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

Skírnismál (Skí) - 64

Skírnismál

Not published: do not cite ()

segments:  0a 

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8 — Skí 8

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Skí 8)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Mar gefðu mér þá,
þann er mik um myrkvan beri
vísan vafrloga,
ok það sverð
er sjálft vegiz
við jötna ætt.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Give me that horse which will carry me through the knowing,
dark, flickering flame,
and that sword which fights by itself
against the giant race.’)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 11r, 25 - 11r, 27 (Edda)  image  image  
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