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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Hymiskviða (Hym) - 37

Hymiskviða

Not published: do not cite ()

segments:  0a 

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 

5 — Hym 5

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Býr fyr austan
Élivága
hundvíss Hymir
að himins enda,
áminn faðir
móðugr ketil
rúmbrugðinn, hver,
rastar djúpan.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘To the east of Elivagar
lives Hymir the very wise, at the sky’s end;
my father, the brave man, owns a cauldron,*
a capacious kettle, a league deep.’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 14r, 3 - 14r, 4 (Edda)  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated