A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: darkness

Number of occurrences in corpus: 48

A.3.4 418 A better life / was hidden in darkness, and the holy plain / was secur
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 11 7 s / in dense array through the darkness terrified his mind, / and roug
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 11 63 and be cast headlong into the darkness , / for his sins, where they w
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 15 15 eing these things, hid in the darkness gathering over the land, / and
AETHILVVALD.Sator.Octo 19 Almighty thrust into eternal darkness, / where the foulest fiend tort
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 141 pelling the gloomy shadows of darkness, / and demonstrates to the worl
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 174 by an uncertain thread, / and darkness has cloaked my spirit with sh
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 736 ’s stole, / and the pain and darkness of his sight went away. / A cer
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 922 t every place was filled with darkness, / and as we entered it, the ap
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 930 nd amazed in the midst of the darkness . / As the balls of flame climb
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 951 me greatly. / Then, enclosed in darkness and beset upon by the enemy,
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 10 6 hone / everywhere, as the black darkness suddenly gave way. / / # / Then t
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 34 25 / and those peoples whom blind darkness had previously held, / he will
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 35 olden star, / he was blinded by darkness, as if by a dusky dimness. / T
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 79 e crash. / Yet when the black darkness and obscurity had passed, / and
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 482 tly men / because he wished the darkness of the old law to hold sway, /
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 496 gh; and Paul, pressed in with darkness / and lacking bright light, fel
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 959 ght eyes were closed by black darkness. / For this one, had witnessed i
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1232 stench gave way to nectar as darkness does to light. / Meanwhile, Dar
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1398 ey were shoved into the black darkness of prison, . / where the mighty
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1412 ht, / to rise up from the black darkness of death, with its soul retur
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1511 nearly a hundred times in the darkness of night, / and he did so in tu
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1687 release the world from dusky darkness, / where the human race was lang
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1951 es might not suffer the dusky darkness. / Then the chaste one was shove
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2260 antasm had tricked him in the darkness. / But God on high, who rightly
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2638 o having emerged from Stygian darkness / into the world Allecto incite
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2837 y seek in the light the dusky darkness of the word / and explore twist
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2856 errifies the tremulous in the darkness of night, / one that is always
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2866 far from light into the dusky darkness, / now, at the end, I ask those
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 223 ps water, ice covers the sea, darkness the sky? / Our hearts melt wi
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 832 or when pain and intermittent darkness were afflicting / the eyes of
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 841 ep soothed the early hours of darkness; / since he had lately put on th
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 47 torch the boy cast the deadly darkness / out of the hearts of many, g
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 107 was duly dispelling the dusky darkness with a pale torch. / After a s
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 972 ne forth in the middle of the darkness. / Quickly, the shrines were de
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1342 e elements disturb the cosmic darkness / and, with the appearance of
N.MiraculaNyniae 54 be able to dispel the shadowy darkness of night / and, gleaming, be se
N.MiraculaNyniae 145 rept back and pushed back the darkness; / the merciful one restored th
N.MiraculaNyniae 147 confirmation the pushed back darkness disappeared. / When the king p
N.MiraculaNyniae 216 off the bullocks in the dusky darkness. / But almighty God preferred s
N.MiraculaNyniae 251 r many years, / exchanging the darkness of the blind for bright light
N.MiraculaNyniae 314 place where inside, with the darkness keeping him in, / the young bo
N.MiraculaNyniae 341 had been blinded by horrible darkness, / unable to see anything and w
N.MiraculaNyniae 352 , day has withdrawn and black darkness / has held the twin windows be
N.MiraculaNyniae 356 he too black shadow and cause darkness to flee; / grant me bright day
N.MiraculaNyniae 358 of my health. / Make the heavy darkness depart; make me see the light
N.MiraculaNyniae 370 ve. / Then she leapt up and the darkness fled as brightness filled her
N.Nyniae.Hymn 45 s prepared, piled up in black darkness, / to which the wretched on