Gefjun transforms four giants into oxen and ploughs the island of Sjælland (Selund).
5d. [Frá Gefjun]
Þá sendi hann Gefjun norður y...
Thereupon he sent Gefjun nort...
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This episode occurs within the longer narrative Ynglinga saga, the first in the collection of kings’ sagas known as Heimskringla which were probably compiled by the 13th-century Icelandic scholar Snorri Sturluson.
(Contributed by Anna Millward.)
Main text: Ynglinga saga
Text sections: Hkr Yng 5dII