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Hym 10

Hymiskviða 10 — ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson

Not published: do not cite (Hym 10)

Codex Regius of the Poetic Edda: an electronic editionHymiskviða

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Gekk inn ísal,
glumðu jöklar,
var karls, er kom,
kinnskógr frörinn.
Verþú heill, Hymir,
íhugum góðum!
Nú er sonr kominn
til sala þinna,
sá er við vættum
af vegi löngum;
fylgir hánum
Hróðrs andskoti,
vinr verliða;
Véurr heitir sá.


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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