A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: roof

Number of occurrences in corpus: 27

A.3.4 173 ure in roots under heaven’s roof, / [a tree] that men call ‘ph
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 6 31 he pious man finished off the roof of a very beautiful temple, /
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 8 59 nes of the holy man under the roof of the church. / Then the musi
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 12 6 / in a fitting tomb under the roof of the church, / and with imme
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 20 31 various rows underneath / the roof of the church shimmer their t
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 21 24 g time by the doors under the roof of the church, / I myself and
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 306 casket of silver beneath the roof of the temple, / which he hims
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 347 ddenly snatched at / the high roof with flickering flames. Nor b
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 373 m with great honour under the roof of the church, / taking care to
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1535 tstanding treasures under one roof. / There you will find the inher
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.4 3 he lofty temple with its holy roof. / Who, when holy Christ was ca
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.7 7 ch, / because, climbing to the roof of the temple, the priest use
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 71 t the wooden panelling of the roof / was shaking with horrid-sound
ALDHELM.CarmRhyth.Octo 93 truck with lightning once the roof was shattered, / just as the ev
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 953 the bishop’s life; / his high roof crackled, blazing with flamin
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1386 ce tumbled when its fractured roof cracked: / neither did sticky c
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 129 zing, he turned off under the roof of an ancient bothy / which a
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 134 horse take a bite out of the roof of the very hut, / and from t
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 294 ng flames / snatched off a dry roof of thatch, / he bent to prayer
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 392 ngs and after breaking up the roof / delight in removing thatch f
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 721 an attendant under his sacred roof / who would thoroughly provide
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 726 , he said, ‘come under my roof and offer / the consolation of
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 910 nd while he was putting a new roof on the old dwelling, / rejoici
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 443 rated beams in the precarious roof. / The windows in the ruined ar
N.MiraculaNyniae 90 with brick walls and a lofty roof, / consecrated it to the Lord a
N.MiraculaNyniae 431 / under the ancient temple’s roof. Then the shining angel spoke,
N.Nyniae.Hymn 30 acred prelate; / under the roof of the temple the sacred man