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Oddrgr 30

Oddrúnargrátr 30 — ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson

Not published: do not cite (Oddrgr 30)

Codex Regius of the Poetic Edda: an electronic editionOddrúnargrátr

text and translation

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable.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

Nam ek að heyra
ór Hléseyju
hvé þar af stríðum
strengir mæltu,
bað ek ambáttir
búnar verða,
vilda ek fylkis
fjörvi bjarga;
létum fljóta
far lund yfir
unz ek alla sák
Atla garða.


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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