A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: few

Number of occurrences in corpus: 21

A.4.2 310 of Assyria, / that hated race. Few returned / alive to their fami
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 16 3 m I previously touched upon a few things in my account, / when I
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 18 36 shed such things / in, alas, a few years, he abandoned the body
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 21 3 allowed to recall again in a few verses, / blessed as you are.
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 172 ese words, and replied with a few words of his own: / ‘Thus far
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 289 now it is good to touch on a few of them in a lyric measure, /
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 431 d to King Oswald, / as once my few verses have sung. / From then
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 882 at were worth remembering, / a few of which I shall add to my po
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1091 anied him with clear signs, / a few of which I am pleased to reca
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1599 although tired, still sing a few verses / and touch briefly on
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 13 4 rum, / and attach headings to a few of his deeds in poetry, / and s
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 18 5 ntered the store-room, with a few companions, , / in which a sing
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2078 e] son-in-law was defended by few warriors. / Straightaway, enclo
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 883 plied and spoke to him with a few words in this way: / ‘Dear
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 900 praise, was accustomed to add few of his own [deeds]. / So the s
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 132 Terpsichore has mocked these few words I have set down / in mis
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 463 for Christ. / At last, after a few days and with everything prep
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 544 he leader led out his troops, few in number but fiery in spirit
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 550 quered, for his soldiers were few, / but by the virtue of God and
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 702 boarded a shaky dinghy with a few rowers, and in my youth / I wa
N.MiraculaNyniae 467 ut I shall begin to report / a few of the saint’s deeds, openi