A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: tongue

Number of occurrences in corpus: 21

AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 8 42 xcept for the plectrum of his tongue, and that could scarcely / soun
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 11 70 nishments, even if his bodily tongue was silent. / And when the bro
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor P 6 he waters of life / so that my tongue may through you speak of your
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor P 7 f your gifts; / without you no tongue can speak of anything worthy.
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1107 / brought out to show his mute tongue. / On it he made the sign of the
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 1 3 d with divine love, / shrewd in tongue, alert in mind, and fervent in
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 27 bore on Delos, / may grant me a tongue, loquacious in speech; / I do no
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1913 ong ago sang in song. / For the tongue was lying with cunning words,
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2146 rew scriptures into the Roman tongue / and Greek discourse into the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2729 the savage back-biting of the tongue that damages men. / The other
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2855 trivialities of a terrifying tongue! / For it is a spectre that terr
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg prohemium 16 ms, / and, famed, tames by his tongue the Indians, untameable by ar
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg prohemium 38 the rewards of the word to a tongue singing Your gifts! / / # Vita C
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 7 lights, / so that the clinging tongue of a righteous man might not
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 54 the functions of an eloquent tongue, and his deeds were manifest. /
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 143 osen the slow labouring of my tongue through my prayers, / if you h
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 270 ect; / the speech of a foreign tongue was known to him. / The orator
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 484 nce, / so that my presumptuous tongue might not bring shame. For no
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 583 gain the assistance of a slow tongue, / and he conferred upon the al
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 902 sheep, teaching them / with his tongue and dipping them with his han
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1318 ng them to a muttering of the tongue, / or restraining their steps,