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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.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

JUST RULER (21)

kennings for JUST RULER

sœfi hlenna. — ‘the slayer of robbers. ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 5. Haraldsdrápa, 13 [Vol. 2, 274-5], kenning 1)

þrýstir hlenna, — ‘crusher of thieves, ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 2. Hrynhenda, Magnússdrápa, 12 [Vol. 2, 197-8], kenning 1)

þreytir hlenna, — ‘destroyer of thieves, ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 2. Hrynhenda, Magnússdrápa, 17 [Vol. 2, 203], kenning 2)

dolgr hlenna — ‘the foe of thieves ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 2. Hrynhenda, Magnússdrápa, 17 [Vol. 2, 203], kenning 4)

vargsteypis, — ‘of the thief-feller, ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 4. Þorfinnsdrápa, 18 [Vol. 2, 250], kenning 1)

Ríkr lægir rógs rekka — ‘The powerful subduer of the strife of men ’ - JUST RULER
    (1. 28. Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, 1. Óláfsdrápa, 4 [Vol. 1, 395], kenning 2)

eyðir svikfolks, — ‘the destroyer of treacherous people, ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Markús Skeggjason, Eiríksdrápa, 4 [Vol. 2, 436-7], kenning 4)

hegnir rógs — ‘the punisher of discord ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Markús Skeggjason, Eiríksdrápa, 18 [Vol. 2, 447-8], kenning 1)

Grœðir vísdóms — ‘The nourisher of wisdom ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Markús Skeggjason, Eiríksdrápa, 23 [Vol. 2, 452-3], kenning 1)

hollvinr herjar — ‘the loyal friend of the people ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Markús Skeggjason, Eiríksdrápa, 23 [Vol. 2, 452-3], kenning 2)

dyggvan steypi dolga; — ‘the virtuous destroyer of enemies; ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Markús Skeggjason, Eiríksdrápa, 29 [Vol. 2, 458-9], kenning 2)

Sættir fira, — ‘The reconciler of people, ’ - JUST RULER
    (3. Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson, Háttalykill, 56 [Vol. 3, 1065], kenning 3)

rýrir aldar þjófa, — ‘destroyer of the race of thieves, ’ - JUST RULER
    (1. 37. Sigvatr Þórðarson, 3. Austrfararvísur, 20 [Vol. 1, 611], kenning 1)

Veltir þjófs, — ‘Toppler of the thief, ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. 37. Sigvatr Þórðarson (biog. vol. 1), Bersǫglisvísur, 10 [Vol. 2, 21-2], kenning 1)

Hneigir hlenna, — ‘Oppressor of thieves, ’ - JUST RULER
    (1. 37. Sigvatr Þórðarson, 1. Víkingarvísur, 5 [Vol. 1, 540], kenning 1)

ránhegnir — ‘the plunder-punisher ’ - JUST RULER
    (3. Snorri Sturluson, Háttatal, 26 [Vol. 3, 1132], kenning 2)

Ríkr hneykir hlenna — ‘The powerful repressor of robbers ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Sturla Þórðarson, 4. Hákonarflokkr, 5 [Vol. 2, 749-50], kenning 1)

Harðr lómblekkir — ‘The harsh deceit-destroyer ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Sturla Þórðarson, 3. Hrafnsmál, 2 [Vol. 2, 728-9], kenning 5)

ósvifrum ótta rándróttar — ‘the relentless terror of the retinue of robbery. ’ - JUST RULER
    (2. Sturla Þórðarson, 3. Hrafnsmál, 8 [Vol. 2, 734], kenning 3)

eyðir óþjóðar — ‘the destroyer of evildoers ’ - JUST RULER
    (3. Þorvaldr blǫnduskáld, 1. Sigurðardrápa, 2 [Vol. 3, 488], kenning 3)

Myrðir varga — ‘The killer of outlaws ’ - JUST RULER
    (1. 14. Þórðr Særeksson (Sjáreksson), 1. Þórálfs drápa Skólmssonar, 2 [Vol. 1, 238], kenning 1)

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