Star Wars II part 1 - - Grace's translation
- I had several problems with this section where I couldn't find words as well
as just not knowing what was meant.
Kvæggan Dúkússon kom skipi sínu til Íslands í Nobudal. Þat var á skipi sonr
Kvaeggan Duku's son brought his ship to Iceland in Nobudale. On (the) ship
was his son, Obiwan.
Kvæggan setti bú saman. Um várit forði Kvæggan bú sitt norðr yfir heiði ok
Kvaeggan set up a farm. During the spring Kvaeggan moved his home north
over (the) heath and made a farm there,
þar, sem heitir í Nobu. Ok eina nótt dreymði hann, at foðurfaðir hans Jóði
kom at honum
that was called in Nobu. And one night he dreamt that his grandfather,
Yoda, came to him
ok mælti: "Þar liggr þú, Kvæggan, ok heldr óvarliga. For þú á brott bú þitt
ok vestr yfir
and spoke, "There you lie, Kvaeggan, and rather unwarily. You move your
farm away and west over
Nobufljót. Þar er heill þín oll." Eptir þat vaknar hann ok forir bú sitt út
yfir Tattúíná í
Nobu River. There is all safe for you." After that he awakens and moves
his farm out over Tattuine River to
Tattúínárdal, þar sem síðan heitir á Kvæggansstoðum.
Tattuine River Dale, there which is named Kvaeggan's steads after that.
Vattó hét maðr, er bjó at þeim bo, er at Mósæslastoðum heitir. Þat er í
A man is named Vatto, who lived at that farm which is named at Mosaesl
steads. That is in Tattuine River Dale.
Hann átti þý þá, er Smý hét. Hon var ekkja ok átti einn son laungetinn, ok
He had a bondwoman there who was called Smy. She was widowed and had one
son out of wedlock and he was named
Anakinn himingangari. Hon sagði, at hann væri sonr Fossa, frænda Jóða
Anakinn Skywalker. She said that he was a son of Fossi, kinsman of Yoda,
son of Gorm
en Kvæggan vissi ekki þat. Var hann því kallaðr Anakinn himingangari, at
but Kvaeggan did not know that. He was called Anakin Skywalker for this,
that he leaped
meir en hæð sína, ok hann hljóp svá hátt, at hann þótti á lopti at ganga.
higher than his (own) height and he leaped so high that it seemed he went
Vattó hendi mikit gaman at aflraunum ok leikum. Um þat þótti honum gott at
Vatto took great delight in games of bodily exercise and play. Concerning
that (people) thought him good at speaking?
Anakinn var kappsamr mjok ok reiðinn, ok var hann mjok at glímum.
Anakin was very impetuous and hot tempered and he was good at wrestling.
Glímuleikr var lagiðr á Mósæslastoðum allfjolmennr á ondverðan vetr lengi
A wrestling match was arranged at Mosaesla Steads for a great crowd of
people at the beginning of winter long after
Kvæggan kom til Íslands. Sóttu menn þar til víða um herað. Heimamenn
Kvaeggan came to Iceland. People looked? there widely about (the) district?
Kvaeggans servants went
þangat til leiks margir. Óbívan Kvæggansson var helzt fyrir þeim. Óbívan var
thither to (the) great games. Obiwan Kvaeggan's son was most ahead of them?
Obiwan was then twenty
vetra gamall. Hann var snimhendis mikill ok styrkr at afli, karlmannlegr at
years old. He was very ???? and stronger in power, more manly in all
nakkvat skolbrúnn ok nefljótr en þó vel farit andlitsskopunum, jarpr á hár
ok fór vel hárit.
somewhat brown and with an ugly nose but still with well formed features,
chestnut of hair and the hair suited (him).
Hann var kallaðr Víga-Óbívan.
He was called Slayer Obiwan.
Þá var Anakinn á níunda vetr. Hann hlaut at leika við svein þann, er Jarjari
Anakin was nine years old then. He got to play with that boy, who was named
Georgs af Gungastoðum. Jarjari var ellifu vetra eða tíu ok sterkr at jofnum
aldri. En er
of George of Gunga's steads. Jarjar was ten or eleven years old and
stronger at any? age. But when
þeir lékusk við, þá var Anakinn ósterkari. Jarjari gerði ok þann mun allan,
er hann mátti.
they played with each other, then Anakin was not stronger. Jarjar did also
all that ?? which he could.
Jarjari tók hann hondum ok keyrði hann niðr fall mikit ok lék hann heldr
illa ok kveðzk
Jarjar took him by (the) hand and flung him down, a great fall, and played
him (or he played?) rather badly and said of himself
mundu meiða hann, ef hann kynni sik eigi. En er Anakinn komsk á fotr, þá
gekk hann ór
he would harm him if he didn't behave? well. But when Anakin got on his
feet, then he went out
leiknum, en sveinarnir opðu at honum.
of the games and boys shouted at him.
Fred and Grace Hatton