A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: bitter

Number of occurrences in corpus: 42

A.3.4 179 upwards on earth. Nor can any bitter thing / harm it wickedly, but i
A.3.4 404 s behest; / there was for them bitter sorrow after that eating, / an
A.3.4 408 n; / they had God’s wrath, a bitter painful sorrow, / and ever sin
A.4.2 182 ed us the most loss of life, / bitter pain, and would have added / y
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 469 -monk: Brother, the moment of bitter death / hastens on me and I sha
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 989 which souls are now purged by bitter punishments, / and they return
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 14 9 d after three days he ended a bitter life. / In this way Christ aven
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 16 9 ne, / and, kneeling, poured out bitter tears / before God, but straigh
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 20 26 e up to him and confessed his bitter punishment, / and the pious man
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 21 6 house of holy sisters, / whom a bitter plague had suddenly afflicted
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 21 14 the prayers of the saint the bitter plague straightaway receded, /
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 31 10 sting, / and he was pouring out bitter tears for his health. / Straigh
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 600 imbs; / and on top of this, the bitter fate of death had already aff
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 968 n they fled their lives, when bitter death raged. / While the eterna
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1142 rvously, he dreaded above all bitter capital punishment. / But while
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1186 nded over to be tortured with bitter punishments, / and guarded by s
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1328 s the seeds of war, / inspiring bitter hearts with the Gorgon’s po
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1485 e poor man’s misfortune and bitter wound. / and they say that he g
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1745 hen can describe in words the bitter punishments, / and who can enun
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1818 Then she did not yield to the bitter incitements of words: / nor cou
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2134 , a virgin, did not feel with bitter tears, / as she spurned the swe
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2647 he incautious for the sake of bitter resentment. / But straightaway
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2725 evil harvest grew thick with bitter burrs. / when the wicked one sp
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 18 med and drenched it face with bitter grief. / The game dissolves i
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 498 lf, drenching his cheeks with bitter grieving, / is dragged from hi
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 519 e to himself, pleasing to the bitter, a lone monk among crowds; / n
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 535 ehold, who was afflicted with bitter sickness, / brought gatherings
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 553 to the boy and speaks to the bitter mother: / ‘Abandon fear and
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 751 in terror. / You pour out very bitter must to Your own, but with Y
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 819 ves the drink to the boy; the bitter shrieking soon ceases. / With
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 923 , he said, ‘you know that bitter affliction / that formerly aff
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 6 ret, / Spirit who animates the bitter recesses of my heart with int
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 284 be rotated on fiery stakes in bitter Tartarus.” / Having said this
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 579 obedience in response to this bitter hatred. / Moreover, he establis
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 669 ndance of much treasure, with bitter rage. / The boastful Efruin ins
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 724 f my land, / and how I felt the bitter scars as I lived under a fore
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 813 / They were spurred on by the bitter bile in their raging breasts,
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 855 he said, “were given to the bitter sword, / or if javelins were p
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1232 his limbs were tormented by a bitter illness, / and he was not able
N.MiraculaNyniae 143 had fallen sick, laid low by bitter illness. / Immediately his rig
N.MiraculaNyniae 315 by the tomb, weighed down by bitter disease. / Suddenly he caught
N.MiraculaNyniae 394 begged for this, soaked with bitter tears, / and did not keep askin