A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: blade

Number of occurrences in corpus: 6

ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.6 11 the slight wounds of a savage blade, / as Christ the peace-bringing
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.6 24 / ran him through with a hard blade so that he was dripping with
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.7 36 there, / those whom the rigid blade of iron spared, neglected, / a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1759 ruel cutting of the unbending blade, / bloodied limbs which were wit
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1874 om submitting her neck to the blade / or from pouring out streams o
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2420 orturer began to brandish / the blade on a drawn sword, spilling bl