A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: tell

Number of occurrences in corpus: 20

A.3.4 30 , wise ones in their wisdom, / tell us in their writings, / than a
A.3.4 176 to that tree, as I have heard tell, / that it alone is the brighte
A.3.4 425 t like this, as the scholars / tell us in words and writings reve
A.3.4 655 se are the words, as writings tell us, / the voice of the holy, w
A.4.2 152 triumphant populace: “I can tell you / something worthy of grat
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 15 12 ir whole life-time they would tell no one these things, / and the
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 15 13 e wretches undertook never to tell, / for whatever time remained o
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 22 52 man in the following words: / ‘Tell me, in what place remain my f
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 156 nly God for all time! / But now tell me how He ought to be worship
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1394 c mind. / My muse forbids me to tell more about him, as she hurrie
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 232 ritings of those ancient men tell us: / it is a sign and symbol o
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 384 essed boys. / It is a wonder to tell that the flame of the oven sh
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 254 chance companion on the way, / ‘Tell me, friend, where you intend
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 464 e towards times to come. / So tell me — I beseech you by the r
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 24 of our Lord grants help, / to tell of his name and his uplifted
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 133 urns that it might survive to tell / several more precious truths
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 166 heights of Lyon. / Why should I tell of the tears that poured down
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 291 nd to combine them with ours. Tell us, I ask you, fathers, / who a
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 807 r what the Roman summit would tell them. / The military commander
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1167 sing of unknown things, but I tell of things which are already k