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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Not published: do not cite ()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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27 — Fáfn 27

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Þú því rétt
er ek ríða skyldak
heilög fjöll hinnig;
fé ok fjörvi
réði sá inn fráni ormr
nema þú frýðir mér hvats hugar.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘You advised that I should ride here
over the sacred mountains;
his treasure and his life the shining serpent would still possess,
if you hadn’t challenged my courage.’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 31r, 7 - 31r, 8 (Edda)  image  image  
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