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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Grímnismál (Grí) - 58

Grímnismál

Not published: do not cite ()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   46   47   48   49   50   51   52   53   54   55   56 

26 — Grí 26

Cite as: Not published: do not cite (Grí 26)

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Eikþyrnir heitir hjörtr
er stendr áhöllu Herjaföðrs
ok bítr af Læraðs limum
en af hans hornum
drýpr íHvergelmi;
þaðan eigu vötn öll vega:   (eddic or germanic)

(‘Eikthyrnir is the hart’s name, who stands on Father of Hosts’ hall
and browses on Lærad’s branches;
and from his antlers there’s dripping into Hvergelmir,
from thence all waters make their way:)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 10r, 6 - 10r, 9 (Edda)  image  image  
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