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Hávm 131

Hávamál 131 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Hávm 131)

Poetic EddaHávamál

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Ráðumk þér, Loddfáfnir,
en þú ráð nemir.
Njóta mundu ef þú nemur,
þér munu góð ef þú getur:
Varan bið eg þig vera
og eigi of varan.
Ver þú við öl varastur
og við annars konu
og við það ið þriðja
að þjófar né leiki.


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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