A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: flesh

Number of occurrences in corpus: 73

A.3.4 222 , / when the pyre-flame razes / flesh and bone. Yet after an approp
A.3.4 240 brightly blossoming. Then the flesh / becomes born again, entirely
A.3.4 260 s renewed young, / enclosed in flesh. He eats no food, / sustenance
A.3.4 536 f the race of men, wrapped in flesh, / peerless and young again, wh
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 6 17 I never saw with the eyes of flesh / the estates which the Lord gr
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 8 14 ste in thoughts and words and flesh and heart. / He taught the bro
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 12 3 andoned the fellowship of the flesh, / and blessedly entered into t
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 16 15 as robbed / of the eyes of the flesh, understood with the eyes of t
AETHILVVALD.Wihtfrith.Octo 43 from the secret prison of the flesh, / and joined the key-bearer of
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 309 t, / with supple sinews, fresh flesh, and fine form. / How great was
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 679 abandoning the prison of the flesh, / sought the heights and ascen
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 759 / conquering the fires of the flesh in the rites of marriage. / How
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 766 indeed sixty years after her flesh had been buried / it was found
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 880 long-dead man rose up in the flesh / and told of many things he h
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 885 ith a terrible disease of the flesh, / and for many days his pain g
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 902 rt, / and there he subdued his flesh with so great a burden / that
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1233 r the mind, to others for the flesh, / some he fed by ethereal, oth
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1346 s, . / and while I lived in the flesh I was ashamed to confess my g
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1638 l abandon the confines of the flesh.’ / Nor did it turn out otherwise
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1647 e soul from the prison of the flesh, / he carried it away, flying a
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 28 3 op, leaving the prison of the flesh, / seeks the high stars by his l
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.3 4 ble death, hanged in his holy flesh. / God, walking along the shore
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.11 1 d taken on the cradle / of our flesh in this world removing the gu
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 94 ocking associations of impure flesh, / so that they may maintain the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 103 strives to control the rebel flesh / so that it can constrain wick
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 117 wn the fetid taints of impure flesh; / likewise indeed Christ, the g
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 131 greement of spirit and chaste flesh, / just as divine opinion descri
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 135 ly, / so that deceptions of the flesh do not assail the soul; / and a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 145 ues. / Virginity, keeping the flesh chaste without fault, / surpass
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 156 tterly the joys of lascivious flesh. / From the bosom of the earth,
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 161 gold, / is born from the impure flesh of an earthly parent. / Just as
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 198 will chastity, when the rebel flesh has been defeated / and the thr
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 231 it is amazing to say that its flesh cannot decay, / as the writings
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 235 urned the putrefaction of the flesh. / Nor are pomegranates scorned
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 465 from any dealings with false flesh. / For that reason very many tal
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 507 took on being born in our own flesh. / The sacred garlands of a virg
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 516 sed to heal the wounds of the flesh, / taking care of the putrid ulc
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 804 ng flames from his lascivious flesh. / He spurned the beginnings of
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 840 d the hoped-for remedy in the flesh, / even though groaning previous
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 889 them resting in their buried flesh, / where a rocky tomb, dug four-
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 998 d the king an arm ripped from flesh, / and carried the maimed part i
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1064 became moist all over tender flesh. / Then at last, having suffered
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1090 e out the contagion of filthy flesh with their medicine. / And even
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1449 rts a balm for the spirit and flesh. / In ancient times there was
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1472 les of modesty with his naked flesh. / Then, quicker than speech, li
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1637 our assumed / the cradle of our flesh on earth and cleansed the sin
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1725 ve anything whatsoever of the flesh; / for he keeps continual guard
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1735 and suffering tortures of the flesh. / The land of Sicily, which t
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1751 ore dripped in drops from her flesh. / Likewise, the butchers also b
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1767 rland of, / and rising from the flesh she assumed the kingdom’s e
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1780 rtyrs undeservedly once their flesh had been mistreated, / or rathe
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1833 at once flowed forth from her flesh. / Yet the savage tyrant did not
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1861 in spurned the trifles of the flesh, / smashing the ghastly shafts o
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1993 / about to consume her blessed flesh unsullied by sin. / With such a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2003 / never have spared the tender flesh of its own accord. / Thus the c
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2278 rple gore ran from her tender flesh. / Furthermore, fame proclaims
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2474 iousness / and to torment their flesh with the fierce lash / unless t
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2567 y rejects / the vice of harmful flesh with its polluted filth, / repe
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2831 they had merited by their own flesh in such ways, / But you, whom
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2894 d the ghastly joys / of earthly flesh, the glory of the kingdom is g
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 217 rist, having been born in the flesh, / shone forth as the glory of h
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 240 scraps as if sliced from the flesh of a fish, / and in veneration
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 495 the chains and prison of the flesh’. / Without delay the sayings on
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 605 enclosed in the prison of the flesh; / you will gladly approach the
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 670 which, when the burden of the flesh is removed, / they will begin,
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 716 ll discharge the debts of the flesh.’ / Stunned by such things they w
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1341 to be released / from my frail flesh. I will not be united with you
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1359 ree from the struggles of the flesh. / After they had buried the sac
N.MiraculaNyniae 3 ime was complete, / and took on flesh from the body of his chaste m
N.MiraculaNyniae 286 a son, / deformed in his whole flesh, whom a mighty mass / of diseas
N.MiraculaNyniae 397 , whom no-one weighed down by flesh / was able to see now shining
N.MiraculaNyniae 419 dy, clothed in the garment of flesh: / Christ the Lord is here, the
N.MiraculaNyniae 423 ating the partnership of your flesh, / the one the sacred son-beare