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Eyv Hák 20I/2 — ýta ‘of men’

Mun óbundinn         á ýta sjǫt
        Fenrisulfr fara,
áðr jafngóðr         á auða trǫð
        konungmaðr komi.

Fenrisulfr mun fara óbundinn á sjǫt ýta, áðr jafngóðr konungmaðr komi á auða trǫð.

The wolf Fenrir, unbound, will enter the abode of men before so good a royal person comes onto the vacant path.


[2] ýta: ‘vta’ J1ˣ



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