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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.

9134 kennings from 2969 verses.

generic named grouped

Rǫgnvaldr (12)

kennings for Rǫgnvaldr

syni Brúsa; — ‘the son of Brúsi; I ’ -
    (Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Lausavísa, 1, kenning 1)

gunnbráðr Njǫrðr gǫndlar — ‘the war-hasty Njǫrðr <god> of battle ’ - WARRIOR
    (Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Rǫgnvaldsdrápa, 1, kenning 1)

Herþarfr konr Heita — ‘The army-beneficent descendant of Heiti ’ -
    (Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Rǫgnvaldsdrápa, 2, kenning 1)

dróttin* Hjalta. — ‘the Shetlanders’ lord. ’ -
    (Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, Þorfinnsdrápa, 22, kenning 3)

Snjallr vǫrðr grundar, — ‘The keen guardian of the land, ’ - RULER
    (Ármóðr, Lausavísur, 1, kenning 3)

óðfúss sonar Brúsa, — ‘of the ragingly eager son of Brúsi ’ -
    (Bjarni gullbrárskáld Hallbjarnarson, Kálfsflokkr, 8, kenning 2)

Rýrir hodda, — ‘The diminisher of hoards, ’ - GENEROUS MAN
    (Hallr Þórarinsson breiðmaga, Lausavísa, 1, kenning 1)

sveigi logs sunda, — ‘the bender of the fire of straits, ’ - GENEROUS MAN
    (Oddi inn litli Glúmsson, Lausavísur, 3, kenning 1)

myrðir menja — ‘the murderer of neck-ornaments ’ - GENEROUS MAN
    (Rǫgnvaldr jarl Kali Kolsson, Lausavísur, 6, kenning 2)

bræði bengagls. — ‘the feeder of the wound-gosling.’ - WARRIOR
    (Rǫgnvaldr jarl Kali Kolsson, Lausavísur, 6, kenning 5)

feðr Ulfs. — ‘Úlfr’s father. ’ -
    (Sigvatr Þórðarson, Flokkr about Erlingr Skjálgsson, 9, kenning 2)

þrýstis jǫfra; — ‘the compeller of princes; ’ - RULER
    (Sigvatr Þórðarson, Austrfararvísur, 14, kenning 1)

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