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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.

9117 kennings from 2964 verses.

generic named grouped

STONE (18)

kennings for STONE

steðja áar. — ‘of the anvil of the river. ’ - STONE
    (3. Anonymous Lausavísur, 3. Stanzas from Snorra Edda, 10 [Vol. 3, 521], kenning 7)

byggs brunns; — ‘of the barley of the spring; ’ - STONE
    (1. Anonymous Poems, 2. Liðsmannaflokkr, 6 [Vol. 1, 1023], kenning 4)

Bein klifs — ‘The bone of the cliff ’ - STONE
    (3. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson (biog. vol. 2), 1. Fragments, 6 [Vol. 3, 8], kenning 1)

landrifs — ‘of the land-rib ’ - STONE
    (3. Bjarni ...ason, Fragments, 5 [Vol. 3, 25], kenning 2)

[edition and translation unpublished] - STONE
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 24 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Lausavísur, 17), kenning 2)

[edition and translation unpublished] - STONE
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 58 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Lausavísur, 29), kenning 4)

flóðrifs — ‘of the sea-rib ’ - STONE
    (3. Eilífr Goðrúnarson, 1. Þórsdrápa, 13 [Vol. 3, 104], kenning 11)

fjarðeplis — ‘of the fjord-apple ’ - STONE
    (3. Eilífr Goðrúnarson, 1. Þórsdrápa, 16 [Vol. 3, 111], kenning 5)

veggjar Þrasis — ‘of the wall of Þrasir <dwarf> ’ - STONE
    (3. Eilífr Goðrúnarson, 1. Þórsdrápa, 19 [Vol. 3, 117], kenning 2)

jótrs vegtaugar. — ‘of the molar of the way of the fishing-line. ’ - STONE
    (3. Eilífr Goðrúnarson, 1. Þórsdrápa, 19 [Vol. 3, 117], kenning 8)

Hnegg foldar — ‘The heart of the earth ’ - STONE
    (3. 54. Hallar-Steinn (biog. vol. 1), Fragments, 7 [Vol. 3, 209], kenning 1)

dvergranns — ‘of the dwarf-house ’ - STONE
    (2. Játgeirr Torfason, Lausavísa, 1 [Vol. 2, 652-3], kenning 7)

fjarðbeins — ‘of the fjord-bone ’ - STONE
    (3. Ormr Steinþórsson, 1. Poem about a woman, 4 [Vol. 3, 328], kenning 2)

salar Fundins; — ‘of the hall of Fundinn <dwarf>; ’ - STONE
    (3. Ormr Steinþórsson, 1. Poem about a woman, 6 [Vol. 3, 331], kenning 4)

landrifs, — ‘of the land-rib, ’ - STONE
    (1. 36. Óláfr inn helgi Haraldsson, Lausavísur, 2 [Vol. 1, 518], kenning 2)

fjallrifs, — ‘of the mountain rib, ’ - STONE
    (2. Sigmundr ǫngull, Lausavísur, 1 [Vol. 2, 626-7], kenning 4)

fǫgru hafnýra; — ‘the beautiful sea-kidney; ’ - STONE
    (3. Úlfr Uggason, Húsdrápa, 2 [Vol. 3, 407], kenning 4)

leggs reyrar; — ‘of the bone of the reed; ’ - STONE
    (3. Úlfr Uggason, Húsdrápa, 6 [Vol. 3, 415], kenning 4)

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