A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: martyr

Number of occurrences in corpus: 14

ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.3 15 end / when he was hanged as a martyr on the spreading stock of the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 703 a weapon’s wounds / nor as a martyr shed red blood / nor even was b
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1216 , amazing to say, the blessed martyr / did not feel the sharp strike
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1257 turers. / Among these a certain martyr, JULIAN by name / endured horrif
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1320 the rod’s blow aimed at the martyr; / Straightaway the martyr resto
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1321 the martyr; / Straightaway the martyr restored sight to the one eye
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1392 with his voice the suppliant martyr demanded in prayers, / in so fa
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1877 triumph: / since the venerable martyr grew red with rosy crowns, / an
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2008 y in purple blood, / while as a martyr she ascended to the threshold
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2443 / Afterwards, the bright-white martyr followed him with a double ga
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 802 he famed remains / of the holy martyr, which shine (a wonder!) with
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 825 to the holy tomb of the great martyr; bending the knee he entreats
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 840 heltered the feet of the holy martyr. / Soon sweet sleep soothed the
N.MiraculaNyniae 458 he immortal glory of the holy martyr shines brightly / healing after