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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

not in Skj

prose works

Þrymskviða (Þry) - 35

Þrymskviða

Not published: do not cite ()

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 

12 — Þry 12

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page.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

Reið varð þá Freyja
ok fnásaði,
allr ása salr
undir bifðiz,
stökk það ið mikla
men Brísinga:
Mik veiztu verða
vergjarnasta
ef ek ek með þér
í jötunheima.   (eddic or germanic)

(Furious then was Freyia and snorted in rage,
the whole hall of the Æsir trembled at that,
the great necklace of the Brisings fell from her:*
‘You’ll know me to be the most man-mad of women,
if I drive with you to the land of the giants.’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 17v, 1 - 17v, 3 (Edda)  image  image  
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