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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.

10050 kennings from 3222 verses.

generic named grouped

SILVER (28)

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)

[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER
    (5. Eyrbyggja saga 36 (Anonymous Lausavísur, Lausavísur from Eyrbyggja saga, 2) — Þóroddr's foster-mother, kenning 3)

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[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER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[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER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[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER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)

[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER
    (5. Gísla saga Súrssonar 40 (Gísli Súrsson, Lausavísur, 37), kenning 2)

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[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER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)

[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER
    (4. Haukr Valdísarson, Íslendingadrápa, 12, 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)

[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER
    (5. Eyrbyggja saga 1 (Oddr breiðfirðingr, Illugadrápa, 1), kenning 3)

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-snow ’ - 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)

[edition and translation unpublished] - SILVER
    (5. Eyrbyggja saga 16 (Þórarinn svarti máhlíðingr Þórólfsson, Máhlíðingavísur, 14), kenning 2)

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