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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Frá Loka 0b — ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson

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Codex Regius of the Poetic Edda: an electronic editionFrá Loka

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable. The following is taken from an old edition (Skj where relevant):

En eftir þetta falz Loki íFránangrsforsiílax líki. Þar tóku æsir hann. Hann var bundinn með þörmum sonar Nara, en Narfi, sonr hans, varð að vargi. Skaði tók eitrorm ok festi upp yfir andlit Loka; draup þar ór eitr. Sigyn, kona Loka, sat þar ok helt munnlaug undir eitrið. En er munnlaugin var full bar hon út eitrið en meðan draup eitrið áLoka. Þá kipptiz hann svá hart við að þaðan af skalf jörð öll; það eru nú kallaðir landskjálftar.


Text is based on reconstruction from the base text and variant apparatus and may contain alternative spellings and other normalisations not visible in the manuscript text. Transcriptions may not have been checked and should not be cited.


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