Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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kenning index

This is the kenning index generated from the edited poetry in the database. Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.

9134 kennings from 2969 stanzas.

generic named grouped

§56. mouth (10)

kennings of type MOUTH

órum stóli bragar. — ‘our [my] seat of poetry. May ’ - MOUTH
    (Einarr Skúlason, Geisli, 67, kenning 1)

hlið óðborgar — ‘the gate of the fortress of poetry ’ - MOUTH
    (Gamli kanóki, Harmsól, 1, kenning 3)

almærri vǫk orða — ‘the much-famed gap of words ’ - MOUTH
    (Gunnlaugr Leifsson, Merlínusspá I, 82, kenning 1)

greip Dvalins, — ‘the grasp of Dvalinn <dwarf>, ’ - MOUTH
    (Haraldr hárfagri Hálfdanarson, Snæfríðardrápa, 1, kenning 3)

húsi mærðar. — ‘the house of encomium. ’ - MOUTH
    (Kálfr Hallsson, Kátrínardrápa, 1, kenning 2)

þorpi þrætu — ‘his quarrel hamlet ’ - MOUTH
    (Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Lausavísur, 5, kenning 3)

smiðju galdra — ‘of the smithy of spells, ’ - MOUTH
    (Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, Lausavísur, 5, kenning 8)

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