A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: ancient

Number of occurrences in corpus: 86

A.3.4 84 t the beginning created / this ancient work brings it to an end. / A
A.3.4 95 er the waves of the sea, / the ancient work of the father, gleaming
A.3.4 218 d the phoenix burns, / wise in ancient years; then the flame consume
A.3.4 265 ife until he seeks again / his ancient settlements, a land of his ow
A.3.4 360 the circumstances, / the fair ancient decree, surrounding the bird
A.3.4 376 se also / the heir again of the ancient inheritance. / The mighty lord
A.3.4 400 licted them, the spite of the ancient enemy, / who offered them food
A.3.4 414 ely deceived our ancestors in ancient days / through a wicked heart,
A.3.4 449 r dwelling, where none of the ancient enemies / can cause any harm wi
A.3.4 571 n, prudent at heart, / sang in ancient days, God’s preacher, / conc
A.4.2 228 solve, / ungently roused their ancient, mead-wearied / adversaries. Wi
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 6 38 ise all around throughout the ancient countryside. / When [Eanmund]
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor P 17 a short time to proclaim the ancient cradle / of the famous city of
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 46 erty with swords. / There is an ancient race, powerful in war, outsta
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 90 anwhile Edwin, from a line of ancient kings, / born in York, and a f
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 266 / a hero well-deserving of his ancient ancestors: / a man mighty in vi
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 367 vering the relics. / For out of ancient hatred savage locals at first
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 447 evening, someone brought him ancient moss / from the cross, which t
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1053 aid that the worship of their ancient gods / might quite quickly col
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1087 fty pontiff, the model of the ancient fathers, / pouring from a pure
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1281 on his head the crown of his ancient ancestors. / One was mighty, th
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1313 followed the footsteps of the ancient fathers, / on a direct path as
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1364 father a sign similar to an ancient sign. / For just as Peter trod
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1449 n / the depths of the Fresh and Ancient Law [Old and New Testaments].
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1536 l find the inheritance of the ancient fathers: / all the Roman owned
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1549 and Boethius wrote, / and the ancient historians Pompey and Pliny,
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 7 3 , who had been captured by an ancient error, / or among the Danes, a
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 21 1 full draught. / / # / There is an ancient city well-armed with walls th
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 22 16 ts, also prophesied / that that ancient house was to be consumed by f
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 1 14 ky / when you wanted to prefer ancient mysteries to Christ; / , Saul,
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.1 28 freeing the Roman people from ancient error. / For [Simon] had climb
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.4 9 orshipped for a long time / the ancient rites and ghastly shrines of
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.6 18 y the stupid teachings of its ancient parents; / but it confessed th
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.6 23 of a temple, a minister of an ancient shrine, / ran him through with
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.7 1 rd / and all corpses rise from ancient tombs. / / # 4.7 / Similarly James
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.9 6 ightly smashing the images of ancient gods. / A the Hebrew language
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.12 12 ging forth from his mouth the ancient words / which the prophet Enoc
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.12 13 het Enoch had written down in ancient times, / before the greedy Flo
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 43 its throng, / which we learn in ancient days was called Mazaroth, / wit
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 55 changes. / For the monuments of ancient books bear witness to us novi
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 232 cay, / as the writings of those ancient men tell us: / it is a sign an
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 244 ially since the letter of the ancient law describes / how our former
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 323 Old Testament. / Monuments of ancient scriptures clearly bear witne
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 328 ist more clearly / than all the ancient prophets in their prophetic u
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 391 y does the page only proclaim ancient fathers / whom the clear testam
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 392 / whom the clear testaments of ancient books celebrate, / when the new
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 479 e one commonly called SAUL in ancient time: / he crushed Christ’s t
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 483 nd to prefer the rites of the ancient fathers to Christ. / However, a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 524 h the summit of the sky. / In ancient times Rome produced a clement
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 561 s of the temple, / scorning the ancient sanctuaries of wicked gods, / a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 692 ay, once the deception of the ancient temple had been discontinued,
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 710 heaven by angelic hosts. / In ancient times Greece brought forth ve
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 814 ng deep did not recognise its ancient shores / but the deep seas wi
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1052 ant he might pray to idols of ancient gods, / offering libations and
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1133 spurning the doctrines of an ancient cult, / he trampled upon the em
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1309 hosts / belched forth from the ancient dragon’s maw. / Then Christ
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1324 Moreover, by laying low its ancient construction he razed to the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1334 he branch, / as the fictions of ancient volumes falsely convey, / able
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1375 unuch, against nature, as the ancient works explain; / that wretched
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1382 her mother, / as it is said in ancient books with dishonest words. / N
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1450 or the spirit and flesh. / In ancient times there was a certain fam
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1504 of perpetual life. / Then in ancient times there was holy APOLLONI
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1519 ood a temple dedicated in the ancient way, ; / from there priests, fr
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1575 oned / the ghastly idols of the ancient cult / and strove for the clear
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1635 tallying up the texts of the ancient fathers, / that were produced f
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1732 -in-law, freeing them from an ancient error / until as believers, the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1975 edicated to God flourished in ancient times; / her aged parents calle
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2086 t of his life, / abandoning the ancient temple, as a noble Christian,
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2115 t nobleman, / the [suitor] whom ancient times called Gallicanus. / The
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2679 with packed weapons, / and the ancient Greeks called that pestilence
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2883 e rejoices the company of the ancient prophets, / that once sang of t
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2886 fully cleansing the tokens of ancient evils; / there everlasting life
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 129 rned off under the roof of an ancient bothy / which a shepherd had b
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 84 rder to visit the tomb of the ancient atoning sacrifice, / and to be
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 325 the recurring plague and the ancient quarrel remains, / may I not a
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 438 them. / The foundations of the ancient church were hollow, and pigeo
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 602 eturn to his large arsenal of ancient weapons, / and he corrupted wi
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 743 eligion and divine law of the ancient church will be stained / if th
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1038 , he earnestly possessed some ancient little houses. / The adulterer
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1179 erity, and do not tear up the ancient charters.” / The fathers were
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1211 t to nothing, I judge, by the ancient words. / Who could defame rule
N.MiraculaNyniae 40 rved to guard the defences of ancient predecessors / and the sacred s
N.MiraculaNyniae 161 holy priest was blamed for an ancient crime. / But the senior one as
N.MiraculaNyniae 348 . / Then, when, oppressed by an ancient dream, / she reached the place
N.MiraculaNyniae 431 consecrated hands, / under the ancient temple’s roof. Then the shi
N.Nyniae.Hymn 7 the guilty held because of an ancient offence; / had left in the