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Runic Dictionary

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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Alvíssmál (Alv) - 36


Not published: do not cite ()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 

6 — Alv 6

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Ving-Þórr ek heiti,
ek hefi víða ratað,
sonr em ek Síðgrana;
að ósátt minni
skaltu það ið unga man hafa
ok það gjaforð geta.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Ving-Thor I’m called; I’ve journeyed far and wide—
I’m the son of Sidgrani;*
not with my consent will you gain that young woman
and get a bridal agreement.’

editions: Skj Not in Skj;


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