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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Not published: do not cite ()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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67 — Am 67

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Am 67)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Gættiz þess Högni
gerva svá færi—
að árna ánauðgum
að undan gengi:
Fyrir kveð ek mér minna
að fremja leik þenna;
hví mynim hér vilja
heyra áþá skræktun?   (eddic or germanic)

(Hogni saw to this—few would act this way—
ensured that the slave would escape:
‘I declare that for me it is a small matter to play this game,
why might we want here to listen to his screeching?’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 42v, 30 - 42v, 32 (Edda)  image  image  
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