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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Not published: do not cite ()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 

17a — [not skaldic]

Cite as: Not published: do not cite ([not skaldic])

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Svá var gört að skornar vóru sinar íknésfótum ok settr íhólm einn er þar var fyr landi er hét Sævarstaðr. Þar smíðaði hann konungi allz kyns gjörsimar. Engi maðr þorði að fara til hans nema konungr einn. Völundr kvað:

(Thus it was done: the sinews were cut through at the back of his knees and he was put on an island, near the land, called Sævarstad. There he made all kinds of treasures for the king. No man dared go to him except the king alone.
Volund said:
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 18v, 21 - 18v, 24 (Edda)  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated