skaldic

Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

Menu Search

Anon Hsv 29VII/5 — trúat ‘trusted’

Öðrum heita        skaltu eigi því,
        er undir öðrum átt;
opt þik tælir,        sá er þú trúat hefir;
        brigð eru beggja heit.

Skaltu eigi heita öðrum því, er átt undir öðrum; tælir þik opt, sá er þú hefir trúat; heit beggja eru brigð.

You must not promise another what you have lent to somebody else; that one may often trick you, whom you have trusted; the promises of both are fickle.

readings

[4-6] símálugs orð þykkir snotrum hól vindi líkt vera 624

grammar

Close

Log in

This service is only available to members of the relevant projects, and to purchasers of the skaldic volumes published by Brepols.
This service uses cookies. By logging in you agree to the use of cookies on your browser.

Close

Word in text

This view shows information about an instance of a word in a text.