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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Not published: do not cite ()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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81 — Am 81

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Lokið því létu,
lagað var drykkju;
sú var samkunda
við svörfun of mikla;
ströng var stórhuguð,
stríddi hon ætt Buðla,
vildi hon ver sínum
ofrhefndir.   (eddic or germanic)

(They left matters so. The drink was brewed—
that was a banquet resulting in great turmoil—
fierce was her strong temperament, she maimed the line of Budli,
upon her husband she intended all-encompassing revenge.
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 43r, 18 - 43r, 20 (Edda)  image  image  
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