A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: deception

Number of occurrences in corpus: 12

ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.8 14 e worshipped idols, misled by deception,; / but quite quickly it opened
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 585 immune when the evil one’s deception was removed, / were not at all
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 692 s, / and straightaway, once the deception of the ancient temple had bee
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 926 age this saint with poisonous deception. / From their number, one man st
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 928 etrayed it through fraudulent deception: / ‘So may I burn up utterly i
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1042 hold, / with the wicked one’s deception spurring him on, / then the hol
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2246 did not perceive the fog of deception / what the rest could see witho
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2553 ginal triumph through devious deception! / Yet not so was the appearan
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2682 that misled the first man by deception, / when she spat out from her bl
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 286 ng roofs with water. / But the deception, unable to die down from the p
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 727 o they wanted to perpetrate a deception by bringing gifts, / just as t
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1111 late, / and he decreed that no deception would cause him / to break the