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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.

10317 kennings from 3304 verses.

generic named grouped

EARTH (10)

kennings for EARTH

[edition and translation unpublished] - EARTH
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 114 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Arinbjarnarkviða, 18), kenning 2)

[edition and translation unpublished] - EARTH
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 30 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Lausavísur, 23), kenning 4)

[edition and translation unpublished] - EARTH
    (4. Einarr Gilsson, Selkolluvísur, 21, kenning 5)

ríkis láðs, — ‘of the kingdom of the land, ’ - EARTH
    (7. Gamli kanóki, 1. Harmsól, 24 [Vol. 7, 93-4], kenning 3)

hjartfœrra hreinvazta — ‘of deer-traversed reindeer-seas ’ - EARTH
    (3. Markús Skeggjason (biog. vol. 2), 2. Fragments, 2 [Vol. 3, 294], kenning 2)

gjalfri kringðum botni élkers; — ‘the surge-encircled bottom of the storm-vessel; ’ - EARTH
    (2. Markús Skeggjason, Eiríksdrápa, 32 [Vol. 2, 460], kenning 2)

víðbotn varðkeri glyggs, — ‘the wide base of the guarding-vessel of the storm, ’ - EARTH
    (1. 37. Sigvatr Þórðarson, 7. Flokkr about Erlingr Skjálgsson, 4 [Vol. 1, 634], kenning 5)

víðum botni vindkers, — ‘the wide bottom of the wind-vessel, ’ - EARTH
    (2. Sturla Þórðarson, 2. Hákonarkviða, 5 [Vol. 2, 703], kenning 1)

hreinvers. — ‘of the reindeer-sea.’ - EARTH
    (2. Sturla Þórðarson, 2. Hákonarkviða, 27 [Vol. 2, 719-20], kenning 2)

salr sólborgar — ‘the hall of the sun’s stronghold ’ - EARTH
    (2. Þórarinn stuttfeldr, 1. Stuttfeldardrápa, 5 [Vol. 2, 477], kenning 3)

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