A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: breast

Number of occurrences in corpus: 26

A.3.4 549 ob’s songs. Inspired in his breast / through the bounty of the sp
A.4.2 93 , what sits so bitterly in my breast, / with such heat in my heart.
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 5 13 t out from the depths / of his breast, and he took it into the inner
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 13 11 ent all his days, without his breast receiving any food, / but main
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1158 breath still moved his weary breast, / scarcely repeating chilly si
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 31 7 ort of wretch had come with a breast firm in faith, / brought by fri
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 461 Christ and reclined upon his breast of. / This learned man drank fo
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 462 ank fountains from the sacred breast; / the thirsty one sated his sto
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 935 ht forth a complaint from his breast / and unwisely tried to bind wi
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 957 he gave up the breath in his breast. / The third one was deprived of
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2373 e the innards in your anxious breast, / since a marriage-bed is place
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2496 nt of the earth, / swelling his breast with the heavenly breath of l
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2739 ed a horrid crime in his dark breast, / so that he should boldly equa
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg prohemium 14 ngs which he drained from the breast of the Lord. / Bartholomew fl
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 729 lth quickly embraced his sick breast unawares, / after the weakness
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 890 sobbing and beats his chaste breast / with his fists; and at last,
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 311 ne who would offer / the milky breast to the dependent sheep; he kn
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 509 ave silent thanks in his holy breast, / because the faithless multitu
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 512 ears on his face and beat his breast with his hands, / and he summo
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 593 ay tears poured from his pure breast, / and he encouraged the grievi
N.MiraculaNyniae 27 s of the starry sky; / for the breast which is always sacred accord
N.MiraculaNyniae 100 mage of virtues in his sacred breast, / deserving veneration in the
N.MiraculaNyniae 167 learned words from his stolid breast – / he had only lived for th
N.MiraculaNyniae 199 oly man spoke from his chaste breast and said to the servant, / “T
N.MiraculaNyniae 243 llowing words from his chaste breast, / “I beg you, high-throned o
N.MiraculaNyniae 438 rms / and joined the venerable breast to his own breast. / Then, mel