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Bjbp Jóms 4I/5 — eigi ‘learn’

Varkak … und forsum;
fórk aldrigi at gǫldrum;

Ǫllungis namk eigi
Yggjar feng und hanga

fleinstríðir mér óðar.

Varkak … und forsum; fórk aldrigi at gǫldrum; hefkak … . Namk ǫllungis eigi feng Yggjar und hangafleinstríðir mér óðar.

I was not … under waterfalls; I never engaged in enchantments; I have not … . I did not at all learn the booty of Yggr <= Óðinn> [POETRY] under the hanged one … arrow-harmer [WARRIOR] … to me … of the poem …


[5] Ǫllungis namk eigi: ‘[…]’ R, Ǫllungis nam ek eigi RCP, RFJ



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