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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Not published: do not cite ()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 

10 — Alv 10

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Alv 10)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Jörð heitir með mönnum
en með álfum fold,
kalla vega vanir,
ígræn jötnar,
álfar gróandi,
kalla aur uppregin.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Earth it’s called among men, and ground by the Æsir,
the Vanir call it ways;
the giants splendid-green, the elves the growing one,
the Powers above call it loam.’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 19v, 23 - 19v, 25 (Edda)  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated