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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Not published: do not cite ()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 

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43 — Hhund II 43

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Nú em ek svá fegin
fundi okkrum
sem átfrekir
Óðins haukar
er val vitu,
varmar bráðir,
eða dögglitir
dagsbrún sjá.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Now I am so glad, at our meeting,
as are the greedy hawks of Odin*
when they know of slaughter, steaming flesh,
or, dew-gleaming, they see the dawn.
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 26r, 20 - 26r, 22 (Edda)  image  image  
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated