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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Helgakviða Hundingsbana I (Hhund I) - 63

Helgakviða Hundingsbana I

Not published: do not cite ()

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5 — Hhund I 5

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Hhund I 5)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Eitt var að angri
Ylfinga nið
ok þeiri meyju
er munúð fæddi;
hrafn kvað að hrafni,
sat á hám meiði
andvanr átu:
Ek veit nokkuð!   (eddic or germanic)

(Just one thing concerned the kinsman of the Ylfings*
and that girl who’d given birth to the dear boy:
one raven said to another—he sat on a high tree,
lacking for food: ‘I know something.
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 20r, 29 - 20r, 31 (Edda)  image  image  
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