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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.

9042 kennings from 2951 verses.

generic named grouped

ROCK (14)

kennings for ROCK

áleggjar — ‘of the river-limb ’ - ROCK
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 3. Magnússdrápa, 11 [Vol. 2, 220-1], kenning 5)

vazt-undirkúlu — ‘of the fishing ground-under-knob, ’ - ROCK
    (3. Bragi inn gamli Boddason, 3. Fragments, 6Two verses celebrating generous patrons (2) [Vol. 3, 62], kenning 3)

[edition and translation unpublished] - ROCK
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 74 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Sonatorrek, 3), kenning 2)

steðja Feðju. — ‘the anvil of Fedje <river>. ’ - ROCK
    (3. Eilífr Goðrúnarson, 1. Þórsdrápa, 7 [Vol. 3, 89], kenning 7)

vallátrs — ‘of the falcon-lair ’ - ROCK
    (3. Eilífr Goðrúnarson, 1. Þórsdrápa, 21 [Vol. 3, 121], kenning 7)

fjarðleggjar; — ‘of the fjord-bone; ’ - ROCK
    (1. 18. Einarr skálaglamm Helgason, 2. Vellekla, 1 [Vol. 1, 283], kenning 4)

sævar beins — ‘of the bone of the sea, ’ - ROCK
    (1. 13. Eyvindr skáldaspillir Finnsson, 2. Háleygjatal, 2 [Vol. 1, 199], kenning 6)

holmleggjar — ‘of the island-bone ’ - ROCK
    (3. 54. Hallar-Steinn (biog. vol. 1), Fragments, 2 [Vol. 3, 202], kenning 2)

landherðar —, — ‘of the land-shoulder —, ’ - ROCK
    (1. 28. Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, 2. Erfidrápa Óláfs Tryggvasonar, 21 [Vol. 1, 431], kenning 3)

[edition and translation unpublished] - ROCK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

leggs fróns — ‘of the bone of the earth ’ - ROCK
    (3. Úlfr Uggason, Húsdrápa, 4 [Vol. 3, 413], kenning 4)

myrkbeins reinar Haka — ‘of the dark bone of the land of Haki <sea-king> ’ - ROCK
    (3. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini (biog. vol. 1), 1. Haustlǫng, 16 [Vol. 3, 456], kenning 5)

Dúrnis niðja sal — ‘of the hall of the descendants of Dúrnir <dwarf> ’ - ROCK
    (1. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, 1. Ynglingatal, 2 [Vol. 1, 10], kenning 2)

bjartr jǫtunbyggðr salr þeira Sǫkmímis — ‘the bright giant-inhabited hall of Sǫkmímir <giant> and his followers ’ - ROCK
    (1. 1. Þjóðólfr ór Hvini, 1. Ynglingatal, 2 [Vol. 1, 10], kenning 5)

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