taro plant, cocoyam, eddo, dalo, dasheen, taro root, taro.
The second source of the Siegfried story is the so- called " Volsungasaga", a prose paraphrase of the " Edda"
Many strophes are found in them of the same meter as those on the tombstones of the Viking Age and those in which the songs of the Edda
are chiefly written.
128. " The old German, and even the modern German, are much liker to the Visigothic than they are to the dialect of the Edda."