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A.3.4 9 hat island is peerless, noble its maker, / great-hearted and abu
A.3.4 87 re that unique creature keeps its dwelling-place, / the bold one
A.3.4 88 dwelling-place, / the bold one its abode; / death never harms him
A.3.4 101 in flight, / the bird proud in its feathers, / looks eagerly to t
A.3.4 126 ring is so fair, / so inspired its heart, exulting in bliss; / he
A.3.4 143 nd takes to listening, / moves its head, bold, wise in thought,
A.3.4 210 ver the shadows, / and fulfils its destiny, surveys the world, /
A.3.4 301 gleams, like glass or a gem, / its jaws brilliant, inside and ou
A.3.4 356 the almighty king, knows what its gender is, / male or female; n
A.3.4 366 ife; the pyre covers him / with its burning flame. Yet, wondrousl
A.3.4 564 my body must / grow mouldy in its earth-hall, / as a pleasure fo
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 8 26 y of the holy father produced its sacred bones / from the bowels
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 13 12 ng any food, / but maintaining its fast as the light sped by. / I
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 18 21 cock proclaimed the hour from its red throat, / arising again he
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 21 18 nt did not sparkle, it did in its holy merits. / Our eyes turned
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 22 22 exceeding brightness, / since its rounded walls were made of st
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 22 46 highest gifts, / and it had on its top the emblem of a lofty cro
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 22 50 some saint in the recesses of its heart. / Making urgent enquiri
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 23 6 always be / borne in mind for its merits by holy Christ, / and m
AETHILVVALD.Aldhelm.Octo 11 hich towers over the world in its menacing citadels; / they fill
AETHILVVALD.Sator.Octo 7 se snatches my breath away in its rabid maw / and gnaws it with
AETHILVVALD.Sator.Octo 8 rabid maw / and gnaws it with its greedy mouth, / while my body
AETHILVVALD.Wihtfrith.Octo 51 ing flotsam of the world with its luxury, / but because they bear
AETHILVVALD.Wihtfrith.Octo 72 fly-catching spider has woven its web; / and afterwards the wool
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor P 25 ome a secure jurisdiction for its leaders, / and an ornament of
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor P 29 , / might secure his ship with its long rope. / Thee fish-laden O
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor P 30 sh-laden Ouse washes her with its waters, / stretching out flowe
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor P 31 ower-bearing fields all along its banks, / the countryside all a
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor P 34 ady to bring many settlers to its richness. / And to there the c
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 63 he wavy sea, / bringing aid to its allies, driving out the wicke
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 70 ve out a sluggish people from its ancestral realm. / Through God
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 121 read widely in this island in its borders and territories. / And
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 180 allion / whose mane flew round its collar as its erect neck swel
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 181 welled. / With chest puffed up, its swift hoof dug the ground; / a
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 255 as the cruel lion, along with its cubs, devastates the sheepfol
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 308 n Peter’s name. / To this day its nails grow, as a sign that it
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 317 in every limb, / and to gnash its teeth and foam with a bloody
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 319 that field, about to die. / In its writhing it came to the place
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 322 n to crop the sweet greenery. / Its rider recognized that there w
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 456 itain but in addition spreads its rays / across the expanse of t
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 544 getting battle, abandoned all its weapons and darts, / they grab
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 562 celestial grant: / one became its homeland’s heir, the other
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 730 body was found whole with all its robes; / how someone possessed
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 778 limbs / of that holy virgin in its underground embrace, / became
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 889 first watch of night / and at its last part, he breathed and ca
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 962 that there seemed no limit to its extent. / But as we drew near,
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1215 le on earth, / he returned, as its proper heir, to the celestial
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1530 resent poem will reveal it in its opening. / He divided his wealt
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1633 red, when the sun grew red at its rising, / but before midday an
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 22 8 y by night / an infant lying in its parents’ arms, / and tried to
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 22 24 trial touched the house, / but its inhabitant remained there ver
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 23 9 rule that kingdom, / broadening its borders both here and there w
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 31 4 had seen his head ripped from its highest point, / so now it roll
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 34 8 ining through he inwards with its beaming light. / On waking from
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 34 35 ld of celestial life with all its sweetness, / he handed himself
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 34 56 tops / so that it might scatter its pious light further afield. / B
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 2 21 rden closed up, burgeoning on its flowering summit, / likewise a
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 2 28 nto you from heaven: / listen, its power provides a shady refuge
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 2 31 born, delivers the world from its wretched stain / and, once cru
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 1 nd, once crucified, wiped out its polluted sins. / / # 3 / This chur
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 24 barque struck the shore with its untried prow; / then he crosse
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 50 nd / and shake lofty peak with its sonorous song! / Brothers, let
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 56 trive to strain the lyre with its ten strings, / just as the psa
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 63 s is divided in the middle of its rotation. / It restores again
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 65 feast-day of Mary returns in its sequence, / and the venerable
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 69 the glass windows, / spreading its clear light through the recta
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 71 l: / a golden cloth glows with its twisted threads / and offers a
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.1 15 swallow up the one sinking in its swelling waves / since the rig
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.2 26 ve out the wintry clouds with its heat / a dreadful viper bit his
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.2 30 flung the snake, covered with its scaly skin, / straight into th
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.4 3 defends the lofty temple with its holy roof. / Who, when holy Ch
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.5 5 watery catch from the sea in its nets. / He previously used to
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.6 3 , / keeps the holy church with its patched vaulting. / And he, af
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.6 18 ed by the stupid teachings of its ancient parents; / but it conf
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.6 19 sed the faith when Thomas won its salvation / and believed in Ch
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.6 25 when the earth gapes open of its own accord / and all corpses r
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.7 20 of Jerusalem and the ruin of its people, / when Titus Caesar, a
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.7 34 ughout the wretched city with its inhabitants doomed to die; / a
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.10 15 rrigating parched hearts with its holy springs. / Matthew, the tr
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.12 14 d had punished the world with its waves, / saying: behold, the L
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 18 ground furiously, / frenzied in its gusts, began to approach from
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 37 the North, carefully keeping its course; / likewise the splendid
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 39 ring of Atlas, / is hidden with its seven blazing torches: / these
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 41 leaming scales of Libra, with its balanced pans, began to grow
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 42 kened, along with the rest of its throng, / which we learn in anc
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 44 ays was called Mazaroth, / with its twice six stars shining throu
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 54 ry waves; / when the ocean with its mighty bulk and savage flood-
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 63 the fourth vigil, / roused with its resounding summons those slum
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 96 nefold bodies all around with its massive wall. / So let us who w
ALDHELM.CarmVirg Praefatio 31 -bearing sea enclose him with its foaming surge, / nor the girdle
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 163 f crimson dye / and likewise in its redness scarlet colours; / as p
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 171 alid sea-oyster / and surpasses its mother with its own splendour
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 213 lluminating dark corners with its light. / The pallid brightness
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 216 , / even though Titan pours out its glittering appearance more fr
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 222 rs, / nor is a diving-bird with its black wings entirely despised
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 223 ed, / one filling the gullet of its stomach with scaly fish, / nor
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 228 f the peacock glow golden / and its smooth circles glow redder th
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 231 way it is amazing to say that its flesh cannot decay, / as the wr
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 240 stity be venerated forever by its fame, / so that the page will n
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 241 ge will not wish to snatch in its cunning maw / those chosen peop
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 286 het, since he was born / amidst its bellowing, since he destroyed
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 356 t, / he cast a dark morsel into its horrendous maw; / and when the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 404 ened to carry the thurible in its golden shrine. / But when by c
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 500 ays brightened his heart with its gentle light. / This man was an
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 510 Lord’s lineage of the from its first beginnings, / when incomp
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 525 , rightly does clemency gives its name. / God freely endowed him
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 547 breathing deadly breath from its den , / had rightly plagued the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 554 The beast, which used to vent its fury has been vanquished!’ /
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 588 in death and, having cast off its restrictions he released the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 589 aused the calm bull to rejoin its herd. / Then all around the peo
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 628 and surrounded the world with its dark covering / and embraced th
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 629 g / and embraced the earth with its dusky wings. / Then when sleep
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 678 the whole world celebrates at its four cardinal points. / The Alm
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 809 ed up the wretched natives in its dark throat, / until a pyre fla
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 814 elling deep did not recognise its ancient shores / but the deep
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 822 l of the salty waters grew to its height / surging straight up to
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 869 swell, / to come back again to its owner’s arms. / He was the fi
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 877 whom fertile Britain bears in its bosom as citizens, / are happil
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 892 gelic hosts, / decked them with its heavenly flower. / One was call
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 963 ted scheme was uncovered with its blind trickery / and the guilty
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 972 amazed / by the reputations of its fathers, reputed under heaven
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1016 d down on the rack, raised up its head / and again belched forth
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1017 lched forth black poison from its throat. / For they strove to mi
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1040 the three-cornered earth from its known edge, / wished with viole
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1041 ithout hesitation to approach its sacred gate’s threshold, / wi
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1111 ot drown in the dark waves of its waters. / In this way the flame
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1147 ed at the point of death from its fecund innards, / he dressed hi
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1204 ed that a heifer be flayed of its hide / so that the martyr’s l
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1235 a roaring lion was sent from its constraining cage / to keep saf
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1250 when the earth gapes open / of its own accord and humankind will
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1299 he rule of righteousness with its prescribed course. / They also
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1324 od. / Moreover, by laying low its ancient construction he razed
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1325 ground / the lofty temple with its strong structure, / and likewis
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1337 ucture toppled headlong, with its tiles shattered, . / Neptune, s
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1339 s the kingdom of the sea with its surging waves, / did not have t
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1386 he lofty edifice tumbled when its fractured roof cracked: / neith
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1412 black darkness of death, with its soul returning. / The dead man
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1432 round malignant coils, / raised its dark neck with its pestilenti
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1456 e was a native of Nitria with its burgeoning brambles, / attendin
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1464 hich conveys the millstone in its smooth turning; / but rather I
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1469 ng Nile, / which irrigates with its streams the fertile Egyptian
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1570 d been dug out by beasts from its burial pit / and that birds’
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1584 time / the garden produces from its bosom as the ground grows wit
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1618 atty liquid to be fruitful in its vessel by his words. / Behold
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1622 is prudence shines throughout its farthest edges. / He was a virg
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1668 white flock will rejoice with its saintly Shepherd / where fields
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1670 he savage wolf does not gnash its teeth with terrifying jaws, / a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1705 n unto you from heaven; / look, its power provides protection for
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1708 en born, freed the world from its pitiable corruption / and, when
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1709 had been crucified, took away its wicked stains. / In addition,
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1750 beautiful bosom was robbed of its virgin breasts / and purple gor
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1754 er than speech the flame lost its force, / burning the girl’s l
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1801 ning the golden necklace with its bejewelled display, / so that s
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2003 ve spared the tender flesh of its own accord. / Thus the creator
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2056 scorned the world thriving in its showiness, / like the dry debri
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2094 pressed in on the people with its healing crown. / At last, with
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2133 bout / and deadly disease, with its cruel closure, incites, / Eust
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2328 the coal caused no harm with its innocuous embers, / but the tor
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2333 l of the Tiber could drown in its shining swell / those whom kind
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2387 Where a deadly dragon belched its breath from its stomach, / corr
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2390 abandon the city poisoned by its breath; / they loathed the lair
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2396 eople / the serpent savage with its breath, which was tormenting
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2402 weight of her words, / deserted its dark rafters with its scaly s
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2405 would never again burst into its cave; / but withdrawing far awa
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2438 p the feeble snake-charmer in its coils. / As a result, he swiftl
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2444 le garland: / chastity bestowed its shining crown and suffering i
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2483 stroyed their dense troops in its watery calm, / can with good re
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2491 sfy the innermost recesses of its belly, / and is keen to stuff t
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2539 ; / Integrity however stands in its way with the strength of fast
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2567 he vice of harmful flesh with its polluted filth, / repelling hos
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2616 d for a long time spacious in its seven citadels. / So does the g
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2662 t itself into twin parts, / and its components are separated by a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2689 en enough that the world with its four corners, / which the turni
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2716 re equals / and, having spurned its retinue, proudly to rule. / For
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2733 he page is speaking now, / took its beginnings above the high pea
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2748 hing pestilential poison from its maw, / was able to mistreat the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2777 w, fit for the muddy filth of its wallowing, / cannot swap from s
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2778 om stomach to stomach beneath its fat gorge, / while the plump po
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg prohemium 21 tiers, greatly illuminated by its teacher, Hilary, / now scatter
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 23 tle kisses, / urging it to dry its cheeks and put away grief, /
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 111 nd will rise against you with its opposing gust; / but remember
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 172 uced these sacred gifts / from its burnt insides, but, Paradise,
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 248 th food from heaven / which by its honied flavour bear witness t
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 287 ng water, / disappears through its own instability, and the whol
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 351 , / he is energetic in putting its dark inhabitants to flight fr
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 399 eet, / and sorrowfully spreads its wings, and begs forgiveness a
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 400 [the bird] goes back to find its companion. / At length they bo
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 407 of the raven, / that redeemed its wrong through prayers, weepin
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 421 roves human forgetfulness and its waves strike the sailors with
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 501 a bushel, / but should spread its heavenly light in the house o
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 564 s threats it was abandoning its accustomed hearts / and was dri
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 652 eceives him [Cuthbert] inside its sacred walls. / He is gradual
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 706 oly Scripture has depicted in its divine pages. / Nor because th
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 714 e stands venerable because of its holy men. / I entreat you now
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 763 istent north wind, relying on its snowy weapons, / shook the bui
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 866 ut medicine very broadly from its innate bounty, / and as steel
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 902 spirit infused the two / with its various gifts, and brought th
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 908 ather a broad flame rose from its inborn kindling / and a burnin
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 909 d passed over his cheeks with its marks. / And while he was put
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 174 et recesses of wisdom, in all its diversity. / Love inflamed the
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 307 . / For after the see had lost its aforementioned patron, / on th
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 327 ays. / The Gallic gravel, with its abundant wheat, does not frig
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 359 nd the sea began to roar from its very depths, / stirring up mena
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 459 ghbouring town of Ripon, with its extensive hazel thickets. / The
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 461 / and he built a church, with its measurements perfectly balanc
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 474 d / the text of the gospels in its body. / When he was completing
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 528 time the torch flashed forth its light and shone amid the din.
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 558 s virtue did not relax any of its sweat, nor, through pride / in
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 559 ns, could it be led away from its true zeal for justice. / He tra
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 599 of the demon wanted, through its craftiness, / to deceive his gr
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 694 w dissolved the icy Alps with its warm heat, / when the happy pre
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 770 to be read in full, / and that its force was to be confirmed by
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 771 ad and infect the unwary with its unsound sap, / with the wicked
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 875 rmth of life soon returned to its previous source. / The cruel b
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 982 e poured out by Ciltena, with its woody groves; / you submitted
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1102 elf, soon fall short / through its own poison. Now, because I am
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1312 I were to join my lyre, / with its nine voices, with a melodious
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1327 ome time before, was reaching its end, and he anticipated / that
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1386 d it seemed / to have abandoned its paths in the sky. From this i
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1390 ther. / My rustic pipe has sung its proposed themes on white shee
N.MiraculaNyniae 34 barque left the sea and fixed its prow on the golden sand. / Then
N.MiraculaNyniae 41 rs / and the sacred summit with its apostolic triumphs, / and at h
N.MiraculaNyniae 197 ich produces all flowers from its innards, / has not yet brought
N.MiraculaNyniae 223 stling beast charged at them, its hairs shaggy on its curled he
N.MiraculaNyniae 224 d head, / and menacingly fixed its horns into their bowels, / thra
N.MiraculaNyniae 228 y!) the savage bull impressed its hoofprints / into the stone as
N.MiraculaNyniae 233 hen the dusky night had moved its pallid shadow on, / then the p
N.MiraculaNyniae 246 e his body has been warmed in its chilly limbs .” / After he h
N.MiraculaNyniae 359 ur friendly hand never defers its gifts, / if only the hearts of
N.MiraculaNyniae 447 f the platter had returned to its previous form. / Then the piou