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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Not published: do not cite ()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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116 — Am 116

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Knörr mun ek kaupa
ok kistu steinda,
vexa vel blæju
að verja þitt líki,
hyggja áþörf hverja
sem vit holl værim.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘I will buy a ship and a painted coffin,*
I shall wax the shroud well to enclose your corpse,
I’ll consider all that’s needful as if we cared for one another.’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 44r, 7 - 44r, 8 (Edda)  image  image  
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