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Runic Dictionary

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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Fáfnismál (Fáfn) - 66

Fáfnismál

Not published: do not cite ()

segments:  0a 

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20 — Fáfn 20

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Fáfn 20)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Inn rammi ormr,
þú gjörðir fræs mikla
ok gazt harðan hug;
heift að meiri
verðr hölða sonum
að þann hjálm hafi.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Strong serpent, you snorted great blasts
and you hardened your heart;
more ferocity grows in men’s sons
when they have that helmet.’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 30v, 24 - 30v, 26 (Edda)  image  image  
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