A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: bosom

Number of occurrences in corpus: 13

A.3.4 486 , / and swiftly sends into the bosom of the earth the fleeting bod
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 11 14 them / dressed in white to the bosom above. / So, having seen these
AETHILVVALD.Offa.Octo 37 and place you in the heavenly bosom of the celestial realm, / where
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1341 ous father snatched it to his bosom / with a gentle embrace and im
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 157 of lascivious flesh. / From the bosom of the earth, squalid gravel /
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 877 fertile Britain bears in its bosom as citizens, / are happily gath
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1584 / the garden produces from its bosom as the ground grows with gras
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1750 a bloody edge: / her beautiful bosom was robbed of its virgin brea
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 776 in order to place them in the bosom of a delicate casket. / But,
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1165 sen to run voluntarily to the bosom of the excellent mother / in o
N.MiraculaNyniae 279 to die / and be buried in the bosom of the earth here, / but, spre
N.MiraculaNyniae 378 the sacred man rested in the bosom of a tomb. / From the beginnin
N.MiraculaNyniae 411 ht to visit in his mother’s bosom: / they saw him as a boy, filli