Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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kenning index

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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.

9042 kennings from 2951 verses.

generic named grouped

ARROWS (33)

kennings for ARROWS

strenghömlur — ‘bow-string-sticks ’ - ARROWS
    (8. Anonymous Poems, Krákumál, 8 [Vol. 8, 732], kenning 2)

[edition and translation unpublished] - ARROWS
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 48 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Hǫfuðlausn, 15), kenning 1)

[edition and translation unpublished] - ARROWS
    (4. Einarr Gilsson, Guðmundarkvæði, 10, kenning 4)

hagl bogna — ‘the hail of bows ’ - ARROWS
    (1. 18. Einarr skálaglamm Helgason, 2. Vellekla, 7 [Vol. 1, 291], kenning 9)

skúrir Hǫgna — ‘the showers of Hǫgni <legendary hero> ’ - ARROWS
    (1. 18. Einarr skálaglamm Helgason, 2. Vellekla, 34 [Vol. 1, 326], kenning 4)

hagli strengjar; — ‘hail of the bow-string ’ - ARROWS
    (3. Einarr Skúlason (biog. vol. 2), 2. Fragments, 4 [Vol. 3, 155], kenning 3)

undreyr — ‘wound-reeds ’ - ARROWS
    (7. Einarr Skúlason (biog. vol. 2), Geisli, 31 [Vol. 7, 32], kenning 1)

hagli strengjar — ‘the hail of the bowstring ’ - ARROWS
    (2. Einarr Skúlason, 9. Ingadrápa, 3 [Vol. 2, 564-5], kenning 2)

regn strengjar — ‘the rain of the bow-string ’ - ARROWS
    (2. Einarr Skúlason, 7. Runhenda, 8 [Vol. 2, 556-7], kenning 1)

hagl benja — ‘the hail of wounds ’ - ARROWS
    (1. 13. Eyvindr skáldaspillir Finnsson, 3. Lausavísur, 7 [Vol. 1, 224], kenning 2)

mínar hlaupsildr gaupna Egils — ‘my leaping herrings of Egill’s <legendary hero’s> palms ’ - ARROWS
    (1. 13. Eyvindr skáldaspillir Finnsson, 3. Lausavísur, 14 [Vol. 1, 234], kenning 4)

‘It hvassa hagl tvíviðar — ‘‘The cutting hail of the bow ’ - ARROWS
    (8. Breta saga 133 (Gunnlaugr Leifsson, Merlínusspá I, 65) [Vol. 8, 103], kenning 1)

hagl boga — ‘the hail of bows ’ - ARROWS
    (8. Breta saga 34 (Gunnlaugr Leifsson, Merlínusspá II, 34) [Vol. 8, 164], kenning 6)

éla þey*s Gǫndlar, — ‘of the storms of the thawing wind of Gǫndul <valkyrie>, ’ - ARROWS
    (1. 54. Hallar-Steinn, 1. Rekstefja, 11 [Vol. 1, 909], kenning 2)

gjǫld Finns. — ‘the Saami’s compensation.’ - ARROWS
    (2. Halldórr skvaldri, 2. Útfarardrápa, 10 [Vol. 2, 491], kenning 2)

Ólítit hryngráp vápna Egils — ‘Not a little ringing hail of Egill’s <legendary archer’s> weapons ’ - ARROWS
    (3. 28. Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson (biog. vol. 1), Hákonardrápa, 2 [Vol. 3, 216], kenning 1)

nauta Gusis — ‘of the gifts of Gusir <legendary king> ’ - ARROWS
    (3. Hofgarða-Refr Gestsson, 1. Ferðavísur, 5 [Vol. 3, 248], kenning 4)

hjaldrdrifs, — ‘of the battle-blizzard, ’ - ARROWS
    (2. Játgeirr Torfason, Lausavísa, 1 [Vol. 2, 652-3], kenning 4)

stríðum strengvölum. — ‘fierce bow-string sticks. ’ - ARROWS
    (8. Ǫrvar-Odds saga 108 (Ǫrvar-Oddr, Ævidrápa, 38) — Oddr [Vol. 8, 917], kenning 1)

stǫrrum boga — ‘sedge-grass of the bow ’ - ARROWS
    (3. Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson, Háttalykill, 40 [Vol. 3, 1048], kenning 5)

hagl skóðs — ‘hail of the weapon ’ - ARROWS
    (3. Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson, Háttalykill, 67 [Vol. 3, 1076], kenning 2)

mjó hjalmreyr — ‘slender helmet-reeds ’ - ARROWS
    (3. Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson, Háttalykill, 69 [Vol. 3, 1078], kenning 2)

hagl alms — ‘hail of the elm-bow ’ - ARROWS
    (3. Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson, Háttalykill, 72 [Vol. 3, 1081], kenning 7)

hlemmidrífu Hildar — ‘The rumbling blizzard of Hildr <valkyrie> ’ - ARROWS
    (3. Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal, 54 [Vol. 3, 1163], kenning 1)

hagli sóknar — ‘the hail of the attack ’ - ARROWS
    (3. Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal, 62 [Vol. 3, 1173], kenning 1)

éli brynju — ‘the blizzard of the byrnie ’ - ARROWS
    (3. Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal, 62 [Vol. 3, 1173], kenning 4)

driptum boga — ‘snow-drifts of the bow ’ - ARROWS
    (3. Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal, 62 [Vol. 3, 1173], kenning 6)

regni Mistar — ‘the rain of Mist <valkyrie> ’ - ARROWS
    (3. Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal, 62 [Vol. 3, 1173], kenning 8)

hagli þinurs — ‘The hail of the bow ’ - ARROWS
    (1. 19. Tindr Hallkelsson, Hákonardrápa, 3 [Vol. 1, 343], kenning 1)

gjǫld Finna — ‘the tribute of the Saami ’ - ARROWS
    (2. Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, 4. Sexstefja, 15 [Vol. 2, 127-8], kenning 1)

bryngǫgl — ‘mail-shirt-goslings ’ - ARROWS
    (1. 3. Þorbjǫrn hornklofi, 1. Glymdrápa, 5 [Vol. 1, 84], kenning 2)

Hagl strengs — ‘The hail of the bow-string ’ - ARROWS
    (2. Þorkell hamarskáld, 1. Magnússdrápa, 3 [Vol. 2, 411-12], kenning 2)

regn Gauts — ‘the rain of Gautr <= Óðinn> ’ - ARROWS
    (2. Þorleikr fagri, Flokkr about Sveinn Úlfsson, 5 [Vol. 2, 317], kenning 4)

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