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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.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

MOUTH (11)

kennings for MOUTH

[edition and translation unpublished] - MOUTH
    (4. Einarr Gilsson, Guðmundarkvæði, 7, kenning 3)

órum stóli bragar. — ‘our [my] seat of poetry. ’ - MOUTH
    (7. Einarr Skúlason (biog. vol. 2), Geisli, 67 [Vol. 7, 61-2], kenning 1)

hlið óðborgar — ‘the gate of the fortress of poetry ’ - MOUTH
    (7. Gamli kanóki, 1. Harmsól, 1 [Vol. 7, 73-4], kenning 3)

[edition and translation unpublished] - MOUTH
    (5. Grettis saga Ásmundarsonar 29 (Grettir Ásmundarson, Lausavísur, 16) — Grettir, kenning 4)

almærri vǫk orða — ‘the much-famed gap of words ’ - MOUTH
    (8. Breta saga 150 (Gunnlaugr Leifsson, Merlínusspá I, 82) [Vol. 8, 118], kenning 1)

greip Dvalins, — ‘the grasp of Dvalinn <dwarf>, ’ - MOUTH
    (1. 2. Haraldr hárfagri Hálfdanarson, 1. Snæfríðardrápa, 1 [Vol. 1, 68], kenning 3)

húsi mærðar. — ‘the house of encomium. ’ - MOUTH
    (7. Kálfr Hallsson, Kátrínardrápa, 1 [Vol. 7, 932-3], kenning 2)

[edition and translation unpublished] - MOUTH
    (5. Njáls saga 38 (Úlfr Uggason, Lausavísa, 1), kenning 2)

þorpi þrætu — ‘quarrel hamlet ’ - MOUTH
    (2. Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, 7. Lausavísur, 5 [Vol. 2, 169-71], kenning 3)

smiðju galdra — ‘of the smithy of spells, ’ - MOUTH
    (2. Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, 7. Lausavísur, 5 [Vol. 2, 169-71], kenning 8)

[edition and translation unpublished] - MOUTH
    (5. Eyrbyggja saga 4 (Þórarinn svarti máhlíðingr Þórólfsson, Máhlíðingavísur, 2), kenning 6)

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