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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Not published: do not cite ()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 

18 — Hym 18

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Bað hlunngota
hafra dróttinn
áttrunn apa
útarr færa
en sá jötunn
sína talði
litla fýsi
að róa lengra.   (eddic or germanic)

(The lord of goats told the ape’s offspring
to row the launchway-horse out further;*
but the giant said, for his part,
he wasn’t eager to row further out.
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 14r, 30 - 14r, 31 (Edda)  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated