A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

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Number of occurrences in corpus: 30

A.3.4 423 forter of the weary, / and the only hope, opened it again to the
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 18 31 easure of food asked, he took only what sufficed / he refused to t
AETHILVVALD.Aldhelm.Octo 2 ing-blocks of the world / with only the Godhead of the Word, pour
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor P 20 walls and towers, / appointing only native Britons / as comrades a
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 83 s of life everlasting. / He not only broke up the fields of Latium
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 155 the realm. / For he will be my only God for all time! / But now tel
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 455 The man’s renowned fame not only rightly lit up / the peoples o
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 472 time / I have been accustomed only to serve sins utterly. / Alas!
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 540 ut energetic army, / summoning only three thousand, though they w
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 585 e shining light of life. / Not only did that bishop deliver those
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 711 and drove the birds away with only a word; / how the sea as well a
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 783 hat holy girl, / and so I have only touched briefly on these thin
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1048 s fair, the other dark, their only difference being in their hai
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1207 uit to say now. / Here, we have only told what Bede the master set
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1334 nt on his prayers, meditating only upon celestial things, / when
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1345 con but with wicked intent / I only embraced in my arms a woman
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 22 4 with various terrors, / and not only with an empty illusion, / but i
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 34 ’s heart, that which is his only Son, / by which the Father Almi
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 391 ower. / But why does the page only proclaim ancient fathers / whom
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2228 ts to the girls / if they would only agree to grant his wicked wis
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2246 as to his own vision: / so that only the adulterer did not perceiv
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2473 cruel companies cling. / Not only is it useful to lay low the r
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 158 ck warm bread, / because there only remained some leftovers from
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 180 ose that he had achieved with only heavenly witnesses. / Meanwhile
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 258 The older one replied: ‘If only you would learn to trust the
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 359 y walls, / from which he could only see the starry summits / and b
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 503 espise a mother bereft of her only son? / See, you who affirm tha
N.MiraculaNyniae 168 his stolid breast – / he had only lived for the space of a sing
N.MiraculaNyniae 360 nd never defers its gifts, / if only the hearts of men are always
N.Nyniae.Hymn 1 / / The high-throned judge, the only God, creator of all, / pow