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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Not published: do not cite ()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 

32 — Hym 32

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Hym 32)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Fórut lengi
áðr líta nam
aftr Óðins sonr
einu sinni;
sá hann ór hreysum
með Hymi austan
fólkdrótt fara
fjölðhöfðaða.   (eddic or germanic)

(They had gone a long way
when Odin’s son looked once behind him;
he saw from the boulder-heaps, from the east with Hymir
a many-headed army marching along.
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 14v, 26 - 14v, 28 (Edda)  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated