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ONP: Dictionary of Old Norse Prose

Word

kenningar·nafn sb. n.

cf. simplex nafn (282)

Forms: (20); kenningarnafn (4); kenningar nafni (2); kenningar-nafn (2); kenningar nafn (2); keɴningar nofn (1); kenningarnafni (1); kenníngarnỏfnum (1); keɴingar nafɴ (1);

Gloss.: EJ (kenning); ClV (kenning); Fr; NO; BL

Literature: Brodeur 1952 135; Hamre 1960 [KLNM 5] 659; Schach 1972 502

Genre. (expected): religious works: 11 (9); family sagas: 10 (4); historical works: 6 (6); romances: 2 (3); contemporary sagas: 2 (2); legendary sagas: 2 (1); learned works: 1 (1);