A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: breath

Number of occurrences in corpus: 37

A.3.4 16 either rain nor snow, nor the breath of frost, / not the blast of f
AETHILVVALD.Aldhelm.Octo 20 both luminaries scatter their breath of fire from the sky, / nor do
AETHILVVALD.Sator.Octo 7 (before my demise snatches my breath away in its rabid maw / and gn
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 619 alf dead and almost bereft of breath, / unable to speak, with frozen
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 696 was frozen with their fur and breath / how he released from illness
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1143 urn there scarcely came faint breath. / The pious bishop had sent ble
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1158 ea of his limbs, / except that breath still moved his weary breast,
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1618 the balance, / drawing failing breath from restricted nostrils. / As
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1641 o convey his soul with feeble breath, / one of the brothers who had
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 31 sick, / until he finished his breath in mortal life, / seeking the
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.3 16 cross; / he finished the last breath of the mortal life, / taking o
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 62 e this / brute chest with vital breath, / who augment minds with skills
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 547 the dragon, breathing deadly breath from its den , / had rightly pl
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 552 ollar, / cutting off the deadly breath of the pestilential dragon, / r
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 581 fell to the ground bereft of breath, / and a mighty clamour from the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 957 rotting away, he gave up the breath in his breast. / The third one
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1344 r, / and he quelled the flaming breath of the robber Cacus / although
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2381 ing declining hearts of vital breath. / So, after these things had be
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2387 e a deadly dragon belched its breath from its stomach, / corrupting
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2390 ndon the city poisoned by its breath; / they loathed the lair where t
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2396 e / the serpent savage with its breath, which was tormenting crowds o
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2425 th worms, he breathed out his breath into the air. / So too did bl
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2496 his breast with the heavenly breath of life, / a long time ago fell
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 189 his frozen feet with fur and breath / they wipe dry the watery col
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 196 low cave, he draws half-dying breath. / But when the day returned h
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 336 o fortify himself against the breath of human praise. / And when h
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 545 a bed, scarcely drawing harsh breath, / and they ask that he help th
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 616 rnace / finally sent forth his breath above the ether: / I suspect
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 798 and, sending forth his gentle breath / to the stars, he entered int
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 298 d age. / Justly he took up the breath of the Elysian chambers, / hol
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 516 boy moved his head, with the breath of life restored. / When these
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 585 of pious Andrew. / The envious breath of the deadly serpent was not
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1309 lth, / was suffused with happy breath. Up to this point, / I have desc
N.MiraculaNyniae 226 il one of them dying lost the breath of life. / That man was the wi
N.MiraculaNyniae 245 this motionless body, / and may breath enter his whole body restore
N.MiraculaNyniae 266 / with his time completed, his breath left his chilling limbs, / and
N.MiraculaNyniae 269 . / Therefore, when the vvital breath had left his dying limbs, / he