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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Helgakviða Hundingsbana II (Hhund II) - 73

Helgakviða Hundingsbana II

Not published: do not cite ()

segments:  0a   0b 

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   36   37   38   39   40   41   42   43   44   45   46   47   48   49   50   51 

3 — Hhund II 3

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Heldr er sæmri
hendi þeiri
meðalkafli
en möndultré.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Now the prince has got a harsh sentence,
the noble has to grind foreign barley.
It would be more fitting to have in that hand
a sword hilt than a grinding-handle.’)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 24r, 30 - 24r, 30 (Edda)  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated