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Vsp 56

Vǫluspá 56 — ed. Blake Middleton

Not published: do not cite (Vsp 56)

Poetic EddaVǫluspá

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Þá kømr inn mœri
mǫgr Hlóðyniar,
gengr Óðins sonr
við úlf vega;
drepr hann af móði
miðgarðz véor,
muno halir allir
heimstǫð ryðia;
gengr fet nío
Fiorgyniar burr
neppr frá naðri,
níðs óqvíðnom.


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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