A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

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A.3.4 25 , as here among us, / no dales or valleys or ravines, no hilloc
A.3.4 52 ef, no token of woe, / old age or grimness, nor narrow death, /
A.3.4 300 d the beak gleams, like glass or a gem, / its jaws brilliant, i
A.3.4 315 hful nor light-minded, / heavy or sluggish like some birds, / th
A.3.4 357 ows what its gender is, / male or female; none of mankind / know
A.3.4 386 afterwards dwell in the world [or ‘glory’?] / as a reward fo
A.4.2 234 ared none / of that army, high or low / of living men whom they
A.4.2 259 who dared waken the warrior / or find out what had come to pas
A.4.2 275 one of the war-wagers sooner or later / grew confident enough
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 8 47 an avoid the current danger, / or at least Christ may deign to
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 11 29 judgement receive forgiveness or punishment. / But the wife’s
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 11 58 God: ‘have pity, we pray, / or at least that your husband be
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 14 32 o penetrate the lofty skies, / or that on which she was born an
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 14 33 owed upon the present world, / or that on which she received th
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 14 34 of the very beautiful life, / or that on which she was worthy
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 14 35 the high-throned Thunderer, / or on whatever day the feast-day
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 22 100 them will feel hunger, pain, or thirst through the ages, / but
AETHILVVALD.Offa.Octo 32 r that reason I do not relate or recount with any kind of prai
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 45 omeland with her own shields / or summon back their forefathers
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 184 thian seems with bow curved: / or the nimble Moor sends long da
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 406 ld constrain him with chains / or contain the wretch’s wild m
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 690 lling grew in his frail body; / or how, when himself a boy, he c
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 692 uffeted by wind on the waves; / or how he saw the soul of bishop
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 700 the coming of certain calm ; / or how he predicted that he and
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 702 eagle, and so it turned out; / or how, he turned back burning f
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 704 young men could not manage; / or how a married woman possessed
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 706 as asked to by her husband; / or how that saint drove out wick
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 721 ck man when mixed with water; / or how when as a traveller he ha
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 723 h by praying himself for him; / or how that holy father, when a
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 725 ty for her son and household / or how he saw companies of angel
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 729 the wasting of loose bowels; / or how, in the eleventh year aft
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 811 m why he could not be bound, / or whether perhaps he had learne
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 869 nce, houses, / money, clothes, or anything as their own, / but t
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 938 / unaware of what I should do, or where I should turn my step, /
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 939 where I should turn my step, / or what end might perhaps await
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 964 o not quite clearly know how / or in what way, we were standing
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1304 devoted himself / to learning or writing, working with energet
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1479 bishop did he spare the king or wicked nobles, / but even on a
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1485 nge his former habit of dress or food; / though he shunned the
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1538 an owned in the Latin world, / or whatever famous Greece transm
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1539 e transmitted to the Latins, / or what the Hebrew people drank
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1540 in from the heavenly shower, / or whatever Africa has spread in
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1547 om; / whatever Aldhelm taught, or Bede the master, / what Victor
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1551 ian; / whatever also Sedulius, or Juvencus himself sings; / Alci
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1553 Arator, / whatever Fortunatus or Lactantius produced, / or Verg
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1554 atus or Lactantius produced, / or Vergil, Statius, or the poet
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1555 Statius, or the poet Lucan; / or what the masters of grammatic
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 2 3 steps throughout every city, / or hamlets, homesteads, or cross
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 7 4 captured by an ancient error, / or among the Danes, a mighty fer
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 34 58 hings with a running plectrum / or to reveal famous signs in my
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 59 eir voice, / and let each male or female reader unfold the sacr
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 6 as lacking / any flowering turf or flourishing grass, / the mighty
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 59 high, / which no one can reckon or count in number? / Listen, ma
ALDHELM.CarmVirg Praefatio 16 off the heavens’ threshold, / or to mislead the saints with a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg Praefatio 17 ith a show of transgressions; / or lest the devious thief thrust
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 65 loose the strumming of speech / or plays songs to Christ on the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 75 know the mysteries of things / or recognize God’s secrets thr
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 76 son , / unless the searing coal or the burning pebble, taken up
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 137 her mistress by a stupid act, / or a serving-woman ever govern w
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 152 is an ungodly deed to pollute or stain them by sin. / Gleaming v
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 208 golden studs stands out more, / or tawny plates shine surely mor
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 211 raped leather / and willow-wood or made with a thin covering of
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 213 antern strongly surpasses it, / or the oil-lamp illuminating dar
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 282 l, / whether kindly to the fine or truly cruel to the wicked. /
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 362 ear / the savage jaws of beasts or the maws of lions, / even thoug
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 855 had been reborn. / What measure or number or accurately tallied
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1219 oft as feathers to the saint, / or like the green papyrus that g
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1330 th his shield; / nor were Venus or her most shameful offspring o
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1342 they sculpted in shiny marble / or which gold leaves adorned wit
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1461 ere is such a thing as chance or fate or the alignment of star
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1642 e twin laws with so much zeal or so assiduously / as this same t
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1781 ir flesh had been mistreated, / or rather, they adorned saints w
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1852 uld not sway the innocent one / or arouse the virgin’s innards
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1875 mitting her neck to the blade / or from pouring out streams of b
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1940 often to his shameful words, / or if she, as a virgin, should b
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2267 unwilling to offer up incense / or to perform profane rites at t
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2782 I say, although burning July / or even August might stretch out
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2795 grow completely sour with age / or that the teeth of drinkers wi
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2826 mit the harmful sins / of deeds or words or even thoughts alone!
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2839 e, / if a letter should stumble or a syllable stagger, / or if gen
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2840 tumble or a syllable stagger, / or if gender, number, and case s
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2859 oes not shrink from a spectre or ghost, , / but relying on his b
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2874 is rule, / not having beginning or end and being outside of time
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 29 servants at the race-track, / or will it be right for a bishop
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 75 hom sad blows are assailing, / or rather let us pray to the Lor
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 322 s a sign of a sad heart?’ / Or do you think that, when I ent
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 435 med even the tips of my toes / or even a little terror touched
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 489 ot shun / any recesses of sky, or earth or sea; / if He should o
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 521 to change the usual clothing / or dry diet of the hermitage. T
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 560 e taint of illness and sick, / or how many fires of fever he as
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 563 into the glad taste of wine, / or how often the terror of spiri
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 664 cesses of a sheltered heart, / or render what is appropriate fo
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 697 the fathers enjoins for you, / or which I myself used to set fo
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 709 aming course / should approval or the fleeting glory of empty p
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 721 nce of brotherly consolation / or at least to take in an attend
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 859 le dwelling / so that the rain or the penetrating cold of the s
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 316 ecipice of a blasphemous cave / or avoid purifying the moist hol
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 481 him. / What then? Shall I speak or shall I be silent? / Grant the
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 576 nder him, either to serve God or to be able to experience pala
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 755 he churches should cultivate, or what they are ordered to avoi
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 779 ht not, / like a vile apostate or a fugitive from the laws, see
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 837 ngeon. / Shall I call you happy or sad, shepherd? You rejoiced t
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 856 e given to the bitter sword, / or if javelins were pressed upon
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 894 were too large and fell off, or, by chance, were not able to f
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 954 u crop which is about to die, or / are you being burned up by th
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1057 broken where he was prelate, or that the fields which had bee
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1092 not be immune from punishment or exempt from accusation. / He r
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1206 , / either by the royal summit or by the ecclesiastical order.
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1313 ters / with cyclical sweetness, or if I were the faithful follow
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1318 epriving them / of their sight, or condemning them to a mutterin
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1319 o a muttering of the tongue, / or restraining their steps, or c
N.MiraculaNyniae 63 shall I sing / worthy of you, or who can compose worthy songs
N.MiraculaNyniae 289 g him could not take a step, / or run on feet that were constri