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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Not published: do not cite ()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 

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 

22 — Fáfn 22

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Ráð er þér ráðið
en ek ríða mun
til þess gullz er í lyngvi liggr,
en þú, Fáfnir, ligg
ífjörbrotum
þar er þik Hel hafi!   (eddic or germanic)

(‘You’ve given your advice, but I shall ride
to where the gold lies in the heather,
and you, Fafnir, lie in mortal fragments,
there where Hel can take you!’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 30v, 27 - 30v, 29 (Edda)  image  image  
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