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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.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

GENEROUS RULER (19)

kennings for GENEROUS RULER

hoddglǫtuðr, — ‘the hoard-destroyer, ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 5. Haraldsdrápa, 3 [Vol. 2, 263-4], kenning 2)

auðvin okkrum. — ‘our treasure-friend. ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 3. Magnússdrápa, 4 [Vol. 2, 212-13], kenning 3)

hôr hringdrífr — ‘a lofty ring-strewer ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 4. Þorfinnsdrápa, 16 [Vol. 2, 247-8], kenning 2)

hringstríði — ‘the ring-harmer ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 4. Þorfinnsdrápa, 23 [Vol. 2, 257-8], kenning 1)

[edition and translation unpublished] - GENEROUS RULER
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 47 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Hǫfuðlausn, 14), kenning 5)

hryggs lagar eldbrota — ‘of the sorrowful breaker of the flame of the sea ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (7. Einarr Skúlason (biog. vol. 2), Geisli, 53 [Vol. 7, 50], kenning 1)

[edition and translation unpublished] - GENEROUS RULER
    (5. Gunnlaugs saga ormstungu 5 (Gunnlaugr ormstunga Illugason, Lausavísur, 4), kenning 5)

baugbrjóts, — ‘of the ring-breaker, ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (8. Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 71 (Hrókr inn svarti, Hrókskviða, 21) — Hrókr [Vol. 8, 359], kenning 1)

menbrjótr, — ‘necklace-breaker, ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (8. Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 30 (Innsteinn Gunnlaðarson, Innsteinskviða, 10) — Innsteinn [Vol. 8, 328], kenning 1)

auðbrota. — ‘the treasure-breaker. ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (8. Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 33 (Innsteinn Gunnlaðarson, Innsteinskviða, 13) — Innsteinn [Vol. 8, 330], kenning 1)

baugbroti — ‘the ring-breaker ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (8. Hálfs saga ok Hálfsrekka 33 (Innsteinn Gunnlaðarson, Innsteinskviða, 13) — Innsteinn [Vol. 8, 330], kenning 2)

fens fúr-Rǫgnir — ‘the Rǫgnir <= Óðinn> of the fire of the fen ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (3. Kormákr Ǫgmundarson (biog. vol. 5), 1. Sigurðardrápa, 6 [Vol. 3, 283], kenning 4)

hringvarpaðar. — ‘of the ring-thrower.’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (2. Markús Skeggjason, Eiríksdrápa, 32 [Vol. 2, 460], kenning 4)

hringlestir — ‘the ring-damager ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (2. Steinn Herdísarson, 3. Óláfsdrápa, 5 [Vol. 2, 371-2], kenning 3)

stiklir seima. — ‘thrower of gold. ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (2. Sturla Þórðarson, 1. Hrynhenda, 4 [Vol. 2, 680-1], kenning 1)

herfingnum skundaði haugs; — ‘the war-captured impeller of the mound; ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (2. Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, 4. Sexstefja, 8 [Vol. 2, 120], kenning 2)

Lystr, varghollr veitir vingjafa — ‘The eager, wolf-gracious bestower of friendly gifts ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (2. Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, 4. Sexstefja, 13 [Vol. 2, 125], kenning 1)

Gollstríðir — ‘The gold-harmer ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (3. Þorvaldr blǫnduskáld, 1. Sigurðardrápa, 2 [Vol. 3, 488], kenning 1)

gollskata; — ‘a gold-man; ’ - GENEROUS RULER
    (1. 51. Þórarinn loftunga, 2. Tøgdrápa, 8 [Vol. 1, 862], kenning 1)

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