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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.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

MAIL-SHIRTS (11)

kennings for MAIL-SHIRTS

Kápur Skǫglar — ‘The capes of Skǫgul <valkyrie> ’ - MAIL-SHIRTS
    (8. Breta saga 34 (Gunnlaugr Leifsson, Merlínusspá II, 34) [Vol. 8, 164], kenning 5)

skyrtur hrings, — ‘shirts of the ring, ’ - MAIL-SHIRTS
    (1. 28. Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, 2. Erfidrápa Óláfs Tryggvasonar, 9 [Vol. 1, 414], kenning 9)

skyrtum Hamðis — ‘Hamðir’s <legendary hero’s> shirts ’ - MAIL-SHIRTS
    (3. 28. Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson (biog. vol. 1), Hákonardrápa, 2 [Vol. 3, 216], kenning 3)

bjǫrt fǫt Sǫrla — ‘the bright garments of Sǫrli <legendary hero> ’ - MAIL-SHIRTS
    (3. 28. Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson (biog. vol. 1), Hákonardrápa, 2 [Vol. 3, 216], kenning 6)

gǫtvar geirrotu, — ‘garments of spear-downpour, ’ - MAIL-SHIRTS
    (3. 28. Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson (biog. vol. 1), Hákonardrápa, 3 [Vol. 3, 218], kenning 1)

klæða Hamðis — ‘of the clothes of Hamðir <legendary hero> ’ - MAIL-SHIRTS
    (1. 10. Hákon inn góði Haraldsson, Lausavísa, 1 [Vol. 1, 153], kenning 2)

gamlir járnhringar gunnþinga — ‘old iron-rings of battle-meetings ’ - MAIL-SHIRTS
    (1. 38. Óttarr svarti, 1. Hǫfuðlausn, 8 [Vol. 1, 750], kenning 4)

skyrtur Hamðis — ‘the shirts of Hamðir <legendary hero> ’ - MAIL-SHIRTS
    (8. Ǫrvar-Odds saga 34 (Sjólfr, Lausavísur, 1) — Sjólfr [Vol. 8, 848], kenning 1)

[edition and translation unpublished] - MAIL-SHIRTS
    (4. Sturla Bárðarson, Lausavísur, 1, kenning 1)

[edition and translation unpublished] - MAIL-SHIRTS
    (6. 2. Viking Age, 6. Troms fylke, 1Senja ring, kenning 1)

serki Hamðis; — ‘the shirts of Hamðir <legendary hero>; ’ - MAIL-SHIRTS
    (1. 55. Þorkell Gíslason, Búadrápa, 4 [Vol. 1, 945], kenning 2)

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