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This website is experimental and incomplete. I have taken Meissner's data on SHAFT (SPEAR or ARROW) Kennings, reclassified it slightly, and attempted to present it in a new manner. Simplifying Meissner's approach, I have come to the conclusion that the STEMS of the 10 SHAFT kennings treated here may be classified as shown in the table below.
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Any classification of the above STEMS will always be problematic and open to criticism. However, the classification of QUALIFIERS is much simpler. I have settled upon the following:
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