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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Anon Krm 10VIII l. 2: Hildr ‘The battle’
Anon Krm 26VIII l. 4: hildi ‘a battle’
Anon Liðs 6I l. 3: hildar ‘of war’
Anon Pl 41VII l. 5: hildar ‘the battle’
Arn Hardr 9II l. 2: hildr ‘the battle’
Arn Þorfdr 18II l. 2: hildi ‘battle’
Bjbp Jóms 24I l. 6: hildar ‘The battle’
Bǫlv Hardr 3II l. 4: hildr ‘war’
Bragi Rdr 6III l. 4: hildar ‘hildr’
Bragi Rdr 10III l. 7: Hildar ‘of Hildr’
ESk Geisl 52VII l. 1 [variant]: hildr ‘///’
ESk Run 7II l. 3: hildar ‘of battle’
Edáð Banddr 4I l. 8: hildi ‘warfare’
Edáð Banddr 6I l. 7: hildr ‘battle’
Edáð Banddr 7I l. 8: hildi ‘warfare’
Edáð Banddr 8I l. 5: hildar ‘of battle’
Edáð Banddr 9I l. 3: hildi ‘warfare’
Eskál Vell 29I l. 5: hildar ‘of battle’
Eskál Vell 31I l. 3 [variant]: hildar ‘’
Eskál Vell 33I l. 1: hildi ‘battle’
Eþver Lv 1I l. 5: hildar ‘of battle’
Eyv Hák 2I l. 7: hildr ‘the battle’
Gísl Magnkv 11II l. 1: hildi ‘war’
GullásÞ Víðdr 1II l. 1: hildar ‘of battle’
Hallv Knútdr 3III l. 3: hildar ‘of battle’
Hskv Útdr 11II l. 4: hildr ‘battle’
Ív Sig 37II l. 8: hildr ‘the onslaught’
KormǪ Sigdr 2III l. 3: hildi ‘battle’
Mark Eirdr 5II l. 6: hildar ‘The battle’
Mberf Lv 3II l. 2: hildi ‘strife’
Ólhv Hryn 8II l. 2: hildar ‘of battle’
Ólhv Hryn 10II l. 2: hildar ‘of battle’
Ólhv Hryn 11II l. 4: hildar ‘of battle’
Ótt Hfl 8I l. 6: hildr ‘battle’
RvHbreiðm Hl 21III l. 1: hildi ‘battle’
RvHbreiðm Hl 24III l. 1: Hildi ‘battle’
RvHbreiðm Hl 24III l. 2: hildar ‘with battle’
RvHbreiðm Hl 24III l. 3: hildi ‘battle’
RvHbreiðm Hl 30III l. 6: hildar ‘with battle’
RvHbreiðm Hl 39III l. 7: hildar ‘the fight’
RvHbreiðm Hl 44III l. 4: hildi ‘war’
RvHbreiðm Hl 48III l. 7: hildr ‘battle’
RvHbreiðm Hl 57III l. 4: hildar ‘war’
RvHbreiðm Hl 65III l. 1: hildi ‘battle’
RvHbreiðm Hl 65III l. 2: hildr ‘battle’
RvHbreiðm Hl 65III l. 4: hildar ‘hildr’s’
RvHbreiðm Hl 68III l. 1: hildar ‘of battle’
RvHbreiðm Hl 68III l. 5: hildar ‘of battle’
RvHbreiðm Hl 75III l. 2: hildi ‘war’
Sigv ErfÓl 8I l. 6: hildr ‘battle’
Sigv ErfÓl 9I l. 7: hildar ‘of battle’
Sigv Erlfl 10I l. 7: hildi ‘fight’
Sigv Nesv 6I l. 2: hildar ‘the battle’
Sigv Lv 30I l. 2: hildr ‘hildr’
SnSt Ht 2III l. 5: hildi ‘with the battle’
SnSt Ht 10III l. 6: hildi ‘the battle’
SnSt Ht 40III l. 1: hildi ‘battle’
SnSt Ht 53III l. 3: hildi ‘battle’
Stúfr Stúfdr 1II l. 1: hildar ‘of war’
Sturl Hákkv 15II l. 5: hildar ‘the fight’
Sturl Hryn 8II l. 7: hildi ‘the battle’
Þhorn Gldr 3I l. 7: hildar ‘battle’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 14II l. 1: hildr ‘battle’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 19II l. 2: hildr ‘The battle’
ǪrvOdd Lv 9VIII (Ǫrv 41) l. 5: hildi ‘the battle’
Marm Lv 4VIII (Hálf 9) l. 7: hildar ‘for war’
Humli Lv 2VIII (Heiðr 101) l. 4: hildi ‘war’
Elg-Fróði Lv 1VIII (Hrólf 7) l. 4: hildar ‘of battle’
AngH Lv 10VIII (Heiðr 118) l. 6: hildar ‘for battle’
SnSt Lv 5III l. 4: Hildi ‘Hilditǫnn (‘War’
ÞjJ Lv 2VIII (ÞJ 2) l. 1: hildar ‘of battle’

Bjbp Jóms 24I, l. 6: hildarǫrr ‘The battle-keen’
Bragi Rdr 6III, l. 4: Foglhildar ‘of Bird-hildr’
KormǪ Sigdr 2III, l. 3: hildibǫrrum ‘battle-ready’
RvHbreiðm Hl 57III, l. 4: hildarfúss ‘war-eager’
RvHbreiðm Hl 65III, l. 4: Gunnhildar ‘Gunnhildr’s’
Sigv Lv 30I, l. 2: Alfhildr ‘Álfhildr’
SnSt Ht 2III, l. 5: hildigelti ‘with the battle-boar’
SnSt Lv 5III, l. 4: Hilditanni ‘Hilditǫnn (‘War-tooth’)’

indexed kennings:
Anon Krm 4VIII: Kvánar Heðins ‘The woman of Heðinn <legendary hero> ’
Bjhít Lv 24V (BjH 36): vápn-Eirar, ‘of weapon-Eir <goddess>, ’
Bragi Rdr 2III: meyjar Hǫgna. ‘of the maid of Hǫgni <legendary king>.’
Bragi Rdr 8III: ósk-Rôn ofþerris æða ‘the desiring-Rán <goddess> of the excessive drying of veins ’
Bragi Rdr 8III: hristi-Sif hringa, ‘the shaking-Sif <goddess> of rings, ’
Bragi Rdr 9III: Sú bœti-Þrúðr dreyrugra benja ‘That curing-Þrúðr <goddess> of bloody wounds ’
Bragi Rdr 11III: fengeyðandi fordæða fljóða ‘the booty-destroying evil-doer among women ’
Egill Hfl 16V (Eg 49): Snót saka ‘The woman of conflicts ’
Eskál Vell 20I: valmey; ‘the maiden of the battle-slain; ’
Eskál Vell 29I: Sôgu dolga. ‘for the Sága <goddess> of enmity. ’
Eyv Hál 7I: meyjar Hǫgna, ‘of the maiden of Hǫgni <legendary hero>, ’
Gizsv Lv 1I: kvánar Heðins; ‘of the woman of Heðinn <legendary hero>; ’
Hfr ErfÓl 17I: snót sverða ‘the lady of swords ’
Hfr ErfÓl 24I: meyjar Heðins, ‘of the maiden of Heðinn <legendary hero>, ’
SnSt Ht 49III: meyjar Hǫgna. ‘of Hǫgni’s <legendary hero’s> daughter. ’
SnSt Ht 49III: Mála Heðins ‘Heðinn’s <legendary hero’s> beloved ’
SnSt Ht 49III: sprund Hjaðninga ‘the woman of the Hjaðningar <Heðinn’s followers> ’
Sturl Hákkv 22II: mans Högna ‘of Hǫgni’s <legendary hero’s> girl ’
ÞjóðA Magnfl 8II: Heðins man ‘of Heðinn’s <legendary hero’s> maiden ’

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