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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Not published: do not cite ()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 

36 — Fáfn 36

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Horskr þætti mér
ef hafa kynni
ástráð mikið
yðvar systra;
hygði hann um sik
ok Hugin gleddi;
þar er mér úlfs vón
er ek eyru sék.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Wise he’d seem to me if he knew how to get
the friendly vital advice of you sisters;
if he thought about himself and made the raven happy;
I expect a wolf when I see his ears.’*
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 31r, 31 - 31r, 33 (Edda)  image  image  
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