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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.

9118 kennings from 2965 verses.

generic named grouped

DANISH KING (26)

kennings for DANISH KING

myrðir Vinða — ‘the killer of the Wends ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. Anonymous Lausavísur, 3. Lausavísa from Óláfs saga Tryggvasonar in Heimskringla, 1níð poem about Harald blátǫnn [Vol. 1, 1073], kenning 2)

dróttinn Danmarkar — ‘the lord of Denmark ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. Anonymous Lausavísur, 6. Lausavísur from Styrbjarnar þáttr Svíakappa, 2attributed to Danish men [Vol. 1, 1078], kenning 2)

sigrfíkinn vísi Dana — ‘the victory-avid leader of the Danes ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. Anonymous Poems, 2. Liðsmannaflokkr, 8 [Vol. 1, 1025], kenning 1)

fljótmælts vinar Jóta — ‘of the swift-spoken friend of the Jótar ’ - DANISH KING
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 5. Haraldsdrápa, 4 [Vol. 2, 264-5], kenning 1)

gramr Jóta, — ‘prince of the Jótar, ’ - DANISH KING
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 2. Hrynhenda, Magnússdrápa, 3 [Vol. 2, 185-6], kenning 1)

Landfrœkn jǫfurr Lundar — ‘The land-valiant prince of Lund ’ - DANISH KING
    (3. 18. Einarr skálaglamm Helgason (biog. vol. 1), Haraldsdrápa blátannar, 1 [Vol. 3, 137], kenning 1)

ættstuðill ættar Hilditanns — ‘a lineage-pillar of the family of Hilditann (‘War-tooth’) ’ - DANISH KING
    (3. 18. Einarr skálaglamm Helgason (biog. vol. 1), Haraldsdrápa blátannar, 2 [Vol. 3, 138], kenning 1)

fémildr konungr Hlóðynjar myrkmarkar — ‘the generous king of the Hlóðyn = Jǫrð (jǫrð ‘earth’) of the dark forest <= Myrkviðr> ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. 18. Einarr skálaglamm Helgason, 2. Vellekla, 26 [Vol. 1, 315], kenning 1)

fjǫlnenninn landreka Dana. — ‘the very vigorous land-ruler of the Danes.’ - DANISH KING
    (2. Einarr Skúlason, 3. Haraldsdrápa II, 1 [Vol. 2, 544-5], kenning 6)

Fljótmæltr konungr Jóta, — ‘The eloquent king of the Jótar, ’ - DANISH KING
    (2. Halldórr skvaldri, 3. Haraldsdrápa, 2 [Vol. 2, 494], kenning 3)

gram Jóta. — ‘the lord of the Jótar.’ - DANISH KING
    (2. Ívarr Ingimundarson, Sigurðarbálkr, 18 [Vol. 2, 512-13], kenning 2)

Dróttinn Jóta — ‘The lord of the Jótar ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. 38. Óttarr svarti, 2. Knútsdrápa, 3 [Vol. 1, 771], kenning 1)

konungs Jóta — ‘of the king of the Jótar ’ - DANISH KING
    (3. Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson, Háttalykill, 40 [Vol. 3, 1048], kenning 3)

jǫfurr Jótlands — ‘the lord of Jutland ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. 37. Sigvatr Þórðarson, 10. Knútsdrápa, 9 [Vol. 1, 660], kenning 1)

Hlífskjǫldr Dana — ‘The protecting shield of the Danes ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. 37. Sigvatr Þórðarson, 10. Knútsdrápa, 9 [Vol. 1, 660], kenning 2)

stillis Jóta; — ‘the ruler of the Jótar; ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. 37. Sigvatr Þórðarson, 5. Vestrfararvísur, 2 [Vol. 1, 618], kenning 1)

ôttungr Gorms — ‘the descendant of Gormr ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. 37. Sigvatr Þórðarson, 5. Vestrfararvísur, 2 [Vol. 1, 618], kenning 2)

reiðr atseti Hleiðrar — ‘the furious resident of Lejre ’ - DANISH KING
    (2. Steinn Herdísarson, 1. Nizarvísur, 2 [Vol. 2, 361], kenning 2)

ríkjum jöfri Skánunga — ‘the mighty prince of the Skánungar ’ - DANISH KING
    (2. Sturla Þórðarson, 4. Hákonarflokkr, 9 [Vol. 2, 753-4], kenning 2)

þengils Jóta — ‘of the ruler of the Jótar ’ - DANISH KING
    (2. Sturla Þórðarson, 1. Hrynhenda, 4 [Vol. 2, 680-1], kenning 3)

konungs Jóta — ‘of the king of the Jótar ’ - DANISH KING
    (2. Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, 4. Sexstefja, 16 [Vol. 2, 129-30], kenning 2)

Inn ítri gramr Jóta — ‘The splendid ruler of the Jótar ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. 24. Þorleifr jarlsskáld Rauðfeldarson, 3. Drápa about Sveinn tjúguskegg, 1 [Vol. 1, 374], kenning 1)

Fengsæll þengill Dana — ‘The booty-blessed lord of the Danes ’ - DANISH KING
    (2. Þorleikr fagri, Flokkr about Sveinn Úlfsson, 4 [Vol. 2, 316], kenning 1)

snjallr njótr veg-Jóta — ‘the bold enjoyer of the glory-Jótar ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. 51. Þórarinn loftunga, 2. Tøgdrápa, 6 [Vol. 1, 860], kenning 1)

ágætan ǫðling Jóta, — ‘the splendid ruler of the Jótar, ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. 14. Þórðr Særeksson (Sjáreksson), 3. Róðudrápa, 1 [Vol. 1, 243], kenning 3)

Gramr Skônunga — ‘The sovereign of the Skônungar ’ - DANISH KING
    (1. 14. Þórðr Særeksson (Sjáreksson), 3. Róðudrápa, 1 [Vol. 1, 243], kenning 4)

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