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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.

9118 kennings from 2964 verses.

generic named grouped

WATER (6)

kennings for WATER

sveita foldar — ‘the blood of the earth ’ - WATER
    (3. Anonymous Lausavísur, 4. Stanzas from Laufás Edda, 9 [Vol. 3, 646], kenning 1)

dreyra dals. — ‘the gore of the valley. ’ - WATER
    (3. Anonymous Lausavísur, 4. Stanzas from Laufás Edda, 10 [Vol. 3, 647], kenning 1)

hallar hœings. — ‘of the salmon’s hall.’ - WATER
    (2. Anonymous Poems, 2. Nóregs konungatal, 4 [Vol. 2, 764], kenning 2)

[edition and translation unpublished] - WATER
    (6. Anonymous Rune Poems, 2. Icelandic Rune Poem, 15, kenning 1)

[edition and translation unpublished] - WATER
    (4. Einarr Gilsson, Vísur um Guðmund biskup, 9, kenning 2)

blóði systra; — ‘the sisters’ blood; ’ - WATER
    (3. 14. Þórðr Særeksson (Sjáreksson) (biog. vol. 1), Fragments, 4 [Vol. 3, 480], kenning 4)

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