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 Unpublished material (in the lighter colour) may contain errors.

9237 kennings from 2996 verses.

generic named grouped

WIND (12)

kennings for WIND

læ klungrs — ‘the destroyer of bramble ’ - WIND
    (2. Anonymous Lausavísur, 5. Lausavísur from Magnúss saga berfœtts, 6 [Vol. 2, 833-4], kenning 1)

greypr élreki — ‘the violent storm-driver ’ - WIND
    (7. Anonymous Poems, Heilags anda drápa, 5 [Vol. 7, 455-6], kenning 6)

fastligr garmr fýris — ‘the powerful hound of the fir-tree ’ - WIND
    (2. Arnórr jarlaskáld Þórðarson, 2. Hrynhenda, Magnússdrápa, 10 [Vol. 2, 195-6], kenning 1)

[edition and translation unpublished] - WIND
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 32 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Lausavísur, 25), kenning 1)

[edition and translation unpublished] - WIND
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 32 (Egill Skallagrímsson, Lausavísur, 25), kenning 5)

bǫl dúks — ‘the harm of the sail ’ - WIND
    (3. Einarr Skúlason (biog. vol. 2), 2. Fragments, 14 [Vol. 3, 164], kenning 2)

almsorg — ‘the grief of the elm-tree ’ - WIND
    (3. Einarr Skúlason (biog. vol. 2), 2. Fragments, 16 [Vol. 3, 166], kenning 1)

élreki — ‘the storm-chaser ’ - WIND
    (2. Einarr Skúlason, 11. Lausavísur, 6 [Vol. 2, 573-4], kenning 1)

morð viðar — ‘the destruction of the tree ’ - WIND
    (3. 38. Óttarr svarti (biog. vol. 1), Óláfsdrápa sœnska, 3 [Vol. 3, 337], kenning 1)

[edition and translation unpublished] - WIND
    (5. Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar 3 (Skallagrímr Kveldúlfsson, Lausavísur, 2) — Skallagrímr, kenning 3)

gandr storðar — ‘the wolf of the land ’ - WIND
    (2. Sturla Þórðarson, 1. Hrynhenda, 14 [Vol. 2, 691-2], kenning 2)

skaði lindis — ‘the harmer of the lime-tree ’ - WIND
    (2. Þjóðólfr Arnórsson, 5. Stanzas about Haraldr Sigurðarson’s leiðangr, 6 [Vol. 2, 156-7], kenning 2)

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