Fyrsti kafli. Trollhjón

First Lesson. Family of Trolls

Trollhjón
Heil!Dumbr KattarsonHi!
Ek em troll.I am a troll.
Ek heiti Dumbr Kattarson.My name is Dumb Cattarson.
Ek em vándr.I am bad.
Ek et menn.I eat men.
Ek em tvau hundruð ára.I am two hundred years old.

Góðan dag!Áma JǫtunsdóttirGood day!
Ek em trollkona.I am a troll-woman.
Ek heiti Áma Jǫtunsdóttir.My name is Ama Ettin’s daughter.
Ek em kona Dumbs.I am Dumb’s wife.
Ek em hræðilig.I am terrible.
Ek ann manni mínum.I love my husband.
Vit eigum þrjú bǫrn.We have three children.

© Tim Stridmann, idea, translations

© Anna Erm, artwork

Thanks for help to Halldóra Traustadóttir

© Tim Stridmann