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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Not published: do not cite ()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 

29 — Fáfn 29

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Fjarri þú gekkt
meðan ek áFáfnirauðk
minn inn hvassa hjör;
afli mínu
atta ek við orms megin
meðan þú ílyngvi látt.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘You went far off while in Fafnir I was reddening
my sharp sword;
my strength I matched against the dragon’s might,
while you lurked in the heather.’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 31r, 12 - 31r, 14 (Edda)  image  image  
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