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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Alvíssmál (Alv) - 36

Alvíssmál

Not published: do not cite ()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 

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The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Hvað er það rekka
er í ráðum telz
fljóðs ins fagrglóa?
Fjarrafleina
þik munu fáir kunna.
Hverr hefir þik baugum borið?   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Which man is this who claims to decide the match
of the beautifully glowing lady?
—A vagabond, few people know you,
who bore you to possess arm-rings?’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 19v, 14 - 19v, 16 (Edda)  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated