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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.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

MIND (10)

kennings for MIND

geystu veðri gífrs — ‘[their] troubled gale of the troll-woman, ’ - MIND
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 3. Magnússdrápa, 3 [Vol. 2, 211-12], kenning 3)

[edition and translation unpublished] - MIND
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 73 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Sonatorrek, 2), kenning 3)

[edition and translation unpublished] - MIND
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 84 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Sonatorrek, 13), kenning 1)

yfrinn byr kvánar óls mána. — ‘an outstanding fair wind of the wife of the affliction of the moon.’ - MIND
    (1. 12. Guthormr sindri, Hákonardrápa, 8 [Vol. 1, 168], kenning 8)

[edition and translation unpublished] - MIND
    (5. Hallfreðar saga 3 (Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Lausavísur, 2), kenning 4)

[edition and translation unpublished] - MIND
    (5. Harðar saga 7 (Hǫrðr Grímkelsson, Lausavísur, 2) — Hörðr, kenning 1)

[edition and translation unpublished] - MIND
    (6. 3. Middle Ages, 7. Hordaland, 8Bergen rune stick, kenning 1)

fastan gust flagðs — ‘my steadfast gust of the troll-woman ’ - MIND
    (3. Ormr Steinþórsson, 1. Poem about a woman, 6 [Vol. 3, 331], kenning 5)

góðum byr Gríðar— — ‘a good wind of Gríðr <giantess>—’ - MIND
    (2. Stúfr inn blindi Þórðarson kattar, Stúfsdrápa, 1 [Vol. 2, 351], kenning 2)

Veðr Járnsǫxu — ‘His gale of Járnsaxa <giantess> ’ - MIND
    (2. Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, 3. Runhent poem about Haraldr, 2 [Vol. 2, 105-6], kenning 1)

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