A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: overcome

Number of occurrences in corpus: 15

ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2315 es once the torturer has been overcome: / however, many dangers of bloo
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2354 s. / The torturer was unable to overcome them with any torments, / even
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2534 ay the bold virgin be keen to overcome this beast, / lest the voraciou
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2695 ainglory, / had no fear and was overcome by empty hope. / From this ki
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2753 swollen arrogance of mind can overcome such monsters / and tramples do
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 86 is companions, whom sleep had overcome, he says: / ‘Alas, we wretch
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 87 we wretches, whose minds are overcome by sluggish sleep, / we do not
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 325 t conflicts, / and will now be overcome by the conquering sword of fa
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 459 y advice. / He agrees, having overcome the tumult of the sea, he set
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 685 in an unfinished battle / and, overcome by the force of the final att
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 274 by the grim serpent, will be overcome. / Three times the old men meas
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 827 thy afflictions, / deserved to overcome their numerous enemies by the
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1064 hom they had not been able to overcome through a troublesome flight.
N.MiraculaNyniae 60 t, once the threat of war was overcome, / they might receive purple cr
N.MiraculaNyniae 334 threatening disease has been overcome, / without delay you might order