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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.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

SILVER (23)

kennings for SILVER

svella handar!’ — ‘of ice-sheets of the hand!’ ’ - SILVER
    (3. Anonymous Lausavísur, 3. Stanzas from Snorra Edda, 4 [Vol. 3, 515], kenning 2)

svelli dalnauðar, — ‘ice of the bow-compulsion, ’ - SILVER
    (3. Anonymous Poems, 1. Bjarkamál in fornu, 5 [Vol. 3, 502], kenning 3)

ins gjalla svells greipar — ‘of the ringing ice of the hand ’ - SILVER
    (3. Anonymous Poems, 3. Stríðkeravísur, 1 [Vol. 3, 628], kenning 8)

armsvells, — ‘of arm-ice, ’ - SILVER
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 3. Magnússdrápa, 4 [Vol. 2, 212-13], kenning 2)

[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 123 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Lausavísur, 43), kenning 3)

[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 123 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Lausavísur, 43), kenning 7)

[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER
    (4. Einarr Gilsson, Guðmundarkvæði, 27, kenning 5)

snær sjóðs — ‘snow of the purse ’ - SILVER
    (3. Einarr Skúlason (biog. vol. 2), 1. Øxarflokkr, 7 [Vol. 3, 147], kenning 1)

hvítum digulskafli, — ‘the white crucible-snowdrift, ’ - SILVER
    (3. Einarr Skúlason (biog. vol. 2), 1. Øxarflokkr, 8 [Vol. 3, 148], kenning 2)

snæ skála — ‘snow of scales ’ - SILVER
    (3. Einarr Skúlason (biog. vol. 2), 1. Øxarflokkr, 8 [Vol. 3, 148], kenning 5)

bógsvells, — ‘of arm’s ice, ’ - SILVER
    (7. Gamli kanóki, 1. Harmsól, 47 [Vol. 7, 114], kenning 4)

mundjǫkuls — ‘of hand-icicle ’ - SILVER
    (1. 28. Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, 2. Erfidrápa Óláfs Tryggvasonar, 21 [Vol. 1, 431], kenning 5)

[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER
    (5. Hallfreðar saga 18 (Hallfreðr vandræðaskáld Óttarsson, Lausavísur, 15), kenning 2)

fannar lófa — ‘of the snowdrift of the palm ’ - SILVER
    (7. Kálfr Hallsson, Kátrínardrápa, 12 [Vol. 7, 939], kenning 3)

fannar lófa — ‘of the snowdrift of the palm ’ - SILVER
    (7. Kálfr Hallsson, Kátrínardrápa, 18 [Vol. 7, 943], kenning 4)

fannar fálka teiga — ‘of the snow-drift of the falcon’s land ’ - SILVER
    (7. Kálfr Hallsson, Kátrínardrápa, 28 [Vol. 7, 948-9], kenning 5)

driptum alnar; — ‘the snow-drifts of the arm; ’ - SILVER
    (3. Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson, Háttalykill, 8 [Vol. 3, 1016], kenning 2)

diguljǫkla; — ‘crucible-glaciers; ’ - SILVER
    (3. Rǫgnvaldr jarl and Hallr Þórarinsson, Háttalykill, 56 [Vol. 3, 1065], kenning 1)

harða hrein sjóðmjöll — ‘the very pure purse-flour ’ - SILVER
    (2. Sturla Þórðarson, 2. Hákonarkviða, 32 [Vol. 2, 722-3], kenning 1)

digulsköflum, — ‘crucible snowdrifts, ’ - SILVER
    (2. Sturla Þórðarson, 2. Hákonarkviða, 33 [Vol. 2, 723], kenning 3)

[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER
    (5. Njáls saga 3 (Unnr Marðardóttir, Lausavísur, 3) — Unnr, kenning 5)

[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER
    (5. Víga-Glúms saga 2 (Víga-Glúmr Eyjólfsson, Lausavísur, 2), kenning 2)

digulfarmi — ‘crucible-cargo ’ - SILVER
    (3. Þorleikr fagri (biog. vol. 2), Fragments, 2 [Vol. 3, 485], kenning 1)

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