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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Not published: do not cite ()

segments:  0a   0b 

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6 — Hhund I 6

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Hhund I 6)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Stendr íbrynju
burr Sigmundar,
dægrs eins gamall,
nú er dagr kominn!
Hvessir augu
sem hildingar,
sá er varga vinr,
við skulum teitir!   (eddic or germanic)

(‘The son of Sigmund stands in his mail-coat,
one day old; now day has dawned!
sharp his eyes like fighters;
he’s the friend of wolves, we should be cheerful.’*
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 20r, 31 - 20r, 33 (Edda)  image  image  
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