Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Skí 10

Skírnismál 10 — ed. not skaldic

Not published: do not cite (Skí 10)

Poetic EddaSkírnismál

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Myrkt er úti,
mál kveð ek okr fara
úrig fiöll yfir,
þyria þióð yfir;
báðír vit komumk,
eða okr báða tekr
sá inn ámátki iötunn.


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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