A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: gentle

Number of occurrences in corpus: 34

AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 4 26 ought pious lambs to the very gentle lamb, / who, coming to take aw
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 15 1 life. / / # / After him, his very gentle brother took up the rule of t
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 19 1 his lot above. / / # / A certain gentle brother served this man, / bei
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 20 32 eir tremulous flames. / Men of gentle mind once gave some of them t
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 23 9 mind. / May almighty God be a gentle saviour for blessed men / thro
AETHILVVALD.Offa.Octo 17 tre; / twin cheeks ride high in gentle hills, / depicted delicately w
AETHILVVALD.Offa.Octo 36 has been repelled, / rendering gentle refuge through strong assista
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1262 d / savage to the wicked, both gentle and likewise severe. / He divid
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1342 tched it to his bosom / with a gentle embrace and immediately asked
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1477 g to follow him as he uttered gentle speech / he pursued with the t
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1610 earing. / And he raised up with gentle words the young man who had f
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1626 ch. / They soon took him up in gentle embraces, / and wanted to keep
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 14 7 nted to kill the man, / but the gentle priest snatched him from deat
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 24 3 n every deed, / pious in heart, gentle to the humble and harsh to th
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 34 66 ecent, / outstanding in morals, gentle and pious of speech. / Afterwar
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 67 s. / This building gleams with gentle light inside / when the sun ha
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 32 pon us the revelations of the gentle Word / I seek a word from the W
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 438 / but this gleaming bird has a gentle heart. / This prophet suffered
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 500 brightened his heart with its gentle light. / This man was an outsta
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1440 wild beasts’ hearts became gentle, / even though the hearts of foo
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 22 s the child, hugging him with gentle kisses, / urging it to dry its
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 39 ine staff. / When one day the gentle boy, suffering alone, / had la
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 219 e was person, spoke from his gentle heart as follows: / ‘Why, I
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 425 ties of the heart. / But that gentle man, restoring the wretched w
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 657 antly to strengthen them with gentle guidance: / ‘Learn, my sons
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 798 fever and, sending forth his gentle breath / to the stars, he ente
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 91 ive, and entrusted to him the gentle disciple of the Lord. / The na
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 120 ou to be my offspring.” / The gentle hero disclosed these things f
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 289 f. / After a little while, the gentle king spoke these sweet words:
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 340 eanwhile, the delegation of a gentle sailor appeared. / Bishops eag
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 579 f peace, / and he produced the gentle incense of obedience in respo
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1126 rowers. / They passed over the gentle sea with their sails balanced
N.Nyniae.Hymn 23 ng the lights of the heart. / A gentle father in the world, he perfo
N.Nyniae.Hymn 24 e holds the covenants fast, a gentle father in the world. / Our glor