A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: dreadful

Number of occurrences in corpus: 18

A.4.2 21 rriors, though the powerful, / dreadful lord of the men did not suspe
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 13 19 d virtue. / There submitted to dreadful battles, with faithful people
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 468 / he would be dragged into the dreadful depths of hell, and in a groa
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 547 g the fleeing formations with dreadful shouting. / Weapons ran with go
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1585 day of November, / while that dreadful day shone in the sixth hour. /
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 15 6 so increased the offence with dreadful deeds. / He turned them from th
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.2 27 wintry clouds with its heat / a dreadful viper bit his hand with deadl
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.4 9 es and ghastly shrines of the dreadful demon. / Here the amazing apos
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.7 24 ith armed soldiers, / until aa dreadful famine consumed with slaughte
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 290 oused a corpse constrained by dreadful death, / although it had alread
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1038 st the snapping and biting of dreadful wolves. / When the emperor who
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1815 onsul Paschasius snarled with dreadful anger / while the cruel tyrant
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1882 hey had endured together very dreadful deadly tortures. / What, more
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2701 ield of Christ, / fends off the dreadful points of wounding iron. / Fe
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 310 cting the wretched woman with dreadful torments. / [Cuthbert] preferr
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 354 Lord’s servant arrived, the dreadful disturbance, / terrified by th
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 372 senses. / The violence of the dreadful sea afflicts us indeed, / but
N.MiraculaNyniae 489 rch in the sky. / In a cave of dreadful night, he, who was the whole