A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: old

Number of occurrences in corpus: 78

A.3.4 52 nor grief, no token of woe, / old age or grimness, nor narrow d
A.3.4 154 Then the pale-feathered one, / old, experienced in years, will be
A.3.4 192 hat he may swiftly / turn that old age into life, / take on a you
A.3.4 237 that it is in growth like an old eagle , / and then after that,
A.3.4 258 dornments; / just so the bird, old according to years, / becomes
A.3.4 321 ets out seek the plains, / his old home away from this ancestral
A.3.4 427 land and home, and has grown old; / he travels weary-hearted, we
A.3.4 614 nor hard thirst, / sorrow nor old age. The noble king / grants th
A.4.2 164 rongs, / hosts and multitudes, old and young / pressed forward an
A.4.2 264 heir former oppression, their old enmity, / with inlaid swords.
A.4.2 315 m their most hated enemies of old, lifeless, / the blood-soaked s
A.4.2 320 hed their opponents, / foes of old, in that place of the people,
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 8 20 ears, / at length, worn out by old age, the scribe exchanged his
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 22 43 / on which a certain venerable old man had placed his limbs. / Be
AETHILVVALD.Aldhelm.Octo 7 ished with the name of ‘the Old Protector’ — / like the sta
AETHILVVALD.Aldhelm.Octo 28 ring embellishments of ‘the Old Protector’ / shine through t
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 439 d men, and likewise young and old. / Moreover small bits are cut f
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 528 children and youths, and the old alike. / Neither sex nor age b
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 774 ar / covering the traces of an old tumour. / Also, the clothes tha
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 784 , / recalling the words of the old proverb: / ‘Traveller, do no
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 808 they added fresh bonds to the old bonds. / The gesith, astonished
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1210 at aforementioned bishop grew old / then, while still living, he
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1449 of the Fresh and Ancient Law [Old and New Testaments]. / Whatever
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1587 clergy, the people, young and old, / taking care to bury honourab
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 20 25 n of the gracious bishop. / The old man came himself when the fol
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 18 the famed deeds of saints of old, / as previously my writing prai
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 192 t does not know the damage of old age, / nor does it fall to eart
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 322 ends twin peoples through the Old Testament. / Monuments of anc
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 394 he whole world, outshines the old law? / First then, the prophe
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 425 th with clear streams, / as the old return once more to the cradl
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 482 he wished the darkness of the old law to hold sway, / and to pref
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 598 deformed figure of a wrinkled old woman , aged in appearance, / h
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 602 ive the decrepit limbs of the old woman / so that she would once
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 605 usly the cruel countenance of old age / had sullied and, although
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 632 e woman, who you believed was old with a cruel countenance, / who
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 633 ly appalled you in her barren old age, / is the city which folk c
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 637 s’ lofty heights have grown old / and now, with the citadel cru
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 640 , / decay breaks them and tired old age destroys them. / But I shal
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 818 hrong / they placed the saintly old man in the face of the swolle
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1134 ed upon the empty vanities of old laws, / and quicker than words,
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1180 oint where it might strip the old spoils from her mind / and a ne
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1182 spurned the teachings of the old books / and followed the doctri
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1264 copied the clear teachings of old volumes. / When his aged father
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1341 to sustain the fake images / of old gods, which they sculpted in
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1353 idols, / as the true history of old kings relates. / For when the p
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1389 ikewise once the power of the old gods had drained away / and the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1498 fulfilled his promise to the old man, / had the use of his young
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1516 s / and they would never suffer old age while he lived. / For that
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1625 rofundity of the Law, New and Old, / unlocking the two books of th
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2054 foul contaminations of their old life. / This virgin, I say, rel
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2145 ed the sayings of the New and Old Testaments, / rendering Hebrew
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2289 re beautiful youth blooms and old age, furrowed with wrinkles,
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2848 sert, / as the holy text of the Old Testament has sanctioned. / Let
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 378 ft birds / are keen to rob the old man’s ripening corn. / He s
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 503 ed to return rejoicing to his old retreat. / And so that it sho
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 676 ng in that instant’. / As the old man was repeating these thing
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 910 was putting a new roof on the old dwelling, / rejoicing that the
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 70 at Cudda, a man of remarkable old age, / upright in character, d
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 173 he spent three years with his old host, learning to examine / wi
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 250 ups of young men, / a throng of old men, and a prelate devoted to
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 272 I remember that three hundred old men and elders collectively p
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 275 be overcome. / Three times the old men measured the positions of
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 293 ter, whom we and the kings of old have read for a long time? / W
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 297 he twisting reins of slothful old age. / Justly he took up the b
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 386 r the shepherd remembered the old miracles of David. / He applie
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 569 ic command, his already tired old age / was deservedly released f
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 748 thers, / in order that what is old might not perish through crud
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 751 possess the decrees of men of old. / Now, please, present those w
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 911 Are the deeds committed in an old sin not obvious? / Foreign pri
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 999 ady in the declining years of old age, / he sought to recall the
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1045 sely than the familiar hydra. / Old fires were rekindled with fre
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1112 uld cause him / to break their old treaty / until he should retur
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1151 ssembly rejoiced, / as did the old men who rushed down from the
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1196 the lamp to die. / Let all the old snares quickly fall sleep. / T
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1222 l which had arisen through an old hatred. / They also spoke to t
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1394 s I have just now related the old lineage of a close. / The page
N.MiraculaNyniae 338 limbs, / and by a new gift the old appearance returned. / When th
N.MiraculaNyniae 429 e one that, as an infant, the old man Simeon , / deserved to carr