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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Atlamál (Am) - 121

Atlamál

Not published: do not cite ()

segments:  0a 

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19 — Am 19

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Björn hugða ek hér inn kominn,
bryti upp stokka,
hristi svá hramma
að vér hrædd yrðim;
munn oss mörg hefði
svá að vér mættim ekki;
þar var ok þrömmun
þeygi svá lítil.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘I thought I saw a bear come in here, smash up the panelling,
swing with his paws so that we were afraid;
many of us he held in his mouth so that we were helpless;
his lumbering made no small amount of noise.’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 41v, 8 - 41v, 11 (Edda)  image  image  
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