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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Völundarkviða (Völ) - 46

Völundarkviða

Not published: do not cite ()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   37   38   39   40   41 

13 — Völ 13

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Völ 13)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Sat hann svá lengi
að hann sofnaði
ok hann vaknaði
vilja lauss,
vissi sér áhöndum
höfgar nauðir
en áfótum
fjötur um spenntan.   (eddic or germanic)

(He sat so long that he fell asleep,
and he awoke deprived of joy,
he felt on his hands pressing, heavy bonds,
and on his feet a fetter clasped.
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 18v, 7 - 18v, 9 (Edda)  image  image  
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