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Hym 16

Hymiskviða 16 — ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson

Not published: do not cite (Hym 16)

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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):

Þess vænti ek
að þér myni
ögn af oxa
auðfeng vera.
Sveinn sýsliga
sveif til skógar
þar er uxi stóð
alsvartr fyr.


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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