A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: merit

Number of occurrences in corpus: 8

A.3.4 668 t has granted us / that we may merit here / to attain through good
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 4 17 heir parent. According to his merit, he asked from the divinity, /
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 375 right up to now, through the merit of so great a patron / many gi
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 477 not live long through my own merit, / unless the grace of merciful
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 488 h, / divine piety, through the merit of so great a patron, / will p
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2815 s the Lord’s handmaids, / who merit by their chastity the kingdom
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 251 . / Having by then obtained the merit and rank of a priest, / he set
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 462 he brilliance of your shining merit that you direct / your prescie