A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: burning

Number of occurrences in corpus: 48

A.3.4 229 e broken vessel of bone, / and burning subsides. Then from that pyre
A.3.4 366 the pyre covers him / with its burning flame. Yet, wondrously awoken
A.3.4 520 their bone-vessels, while the burning mounts / high into the heavens
A.3.4 545 / brightly refined through the burning of the fire. / Let none of the
A.3.4 575 ght bird betokens / through his burning. He gathers together / all the
A.3.4 577 , ashes and cinders / after the burning flame, and then the bird / carr
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 22 72 he porticoes a wax candle was burning, / honouring the altars with fl
AETHILVVALD.Aldhelm.Octo 17 also assists her brother with burning heat, / illuminating with the
AETHILVVALD.Aldhelm.Octo 24 om liquid moisture, / with the burning javelin of a blazing sphere;
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 239 ng the homeland with iron and burning it with fire, / in countless t
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 689 wed on angelic advice / when a burning swelling grew in his frail bo
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 702 d out; / or how, he turned back burning fires from some buildings / by
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 762 the Thunderer! / Both of them, burning inside with holy fires of fai
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1045 riests followed his example, / burning with excessive ardour for the
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1481 ight of his cares / his former burning zeal for reading Scripture di
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 22 9 send it, screaming, into the burning fire, / but it was barely snatc
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 1 12 mmitted sins, / who with their burning prayers are scorching the evi
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 63 ust continually renews, / when burning Sextilis is divided in the mi
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 74 gems / just as shines set with burning stars; / and there stands an e
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 76 nless the searing coal or the burning pebble, taken up , / in the alt
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 284 miracles / ELISHA the prophet, burning with virginal bloom. / A golden
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 389 e flaming stars / to quench the burning fire with icy blasts / extingui
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 697 burnt offerings / (such a sin!) burning sheep’s entrails at the beg
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 699 rbing the awful underworld of burning death, / and also, granting the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 785 overing. / There he quelled the burning of thirst with the welling of
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 804 th a tight rule, / removing the burning flames from his lascivious fl
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 849 rust into the black depths of burning Hell. / He often tore down the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1130 ted with a clever mind, / a boy burning with brilliance and sensible
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1207 e sun blazing with light. / But burning Titan held back his boiling h
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1351 e ground, made foolish by the burning blaze. / In this way the crus
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1423 ffed with kindling / in which a burning black mass of pitch blazed; / a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1528 bronze statues / suffering the burning beams of the blazing sun, / as
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1755 ech the flame lost its force, / burning the girl’s limbs of the gir
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1758 re afflicted her arms: / as the burning pyre, shards of red tile, / as
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1772 ething with fires, / spewed out burning sulphur in flame-belching str
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1979 tracts. / The love of virginity burning in the girl’s heart / spurned
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1986 uce offspring; / but her mind, burning brightly with virginal flames
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2330 rce had been taken away, / were burning in vain and grew cool after t
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2361 ing, / but their minds of both, burning with virginal flames, / burned
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2576 ars smeared with poison. / She, burning with false witnesses, gathers
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2622 up with fuel, / nonetheless the burning frenzy is refused fulfilment.
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2781 A day itself, I say, although burning July / or even August might str
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 740 hereal praise. / But when the burning morning star brought the flam
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 860 ywhere and exhaust the hearts burning with / chaste prayers; nor doe
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 909 om its inborn kindling / and a burning wound passed over his cheeks
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 209 y a common treaty. / They were burning in their hearts to devote the
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 918 ound on the spit of Baal.” / Burning with scorching heat, the king
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1114 . / But the discordant rage was burning more fiercely, and / with their