A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: years

Number of occurrences in corpus: 79

A.3.4 152 -grove / has passed a thousand years of this life. / Then the pale-
A.3.4 154 red one, / old, experienced in years, will be weighed down. / The jo
A.3.4 162 e heads west, / afflicted with years, flying swift-feathered. / Bird
A.3.4 218 oenix burns, / wise in ancient years; then the flame consumes / the
A.3.4 258 so the bird, old according to years, / becomes renewed young, / encl
A.3.4 363 on the plain until a thousand years / have passed. Then there come
A.3.4 420 e plots / of the fiend for many years, / until the king of glory, thr
A.3.4 428 eary-hearted, weighed down by years, / to where he comes upon the l
A.3.4 580 ey afterwards / remain for many years, renewed in form, / entirely you
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 2 6 en restrained in his earliest years, / and was an incorrigible youn
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 8 19 formed such deeds for several years, / at length, worn out by old a
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 10 29 had done such things for many years, / at last that blessed brother
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 17 2 Father granted to me in early years, / unworthy as I was, to see wi
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 18 12 / until, after a period of six years had already passed, / the good
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 18 36 such things / in, alas, a few years, he abandoned the body / and wa
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 22 59 name, my teacher in my early years. / He had been a priest, who wi
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 215 d the fire of virtue / For six years he drove away the coldness of
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 216 ss of the North. / During these years, the same outstanding King Edw
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 231 er he had ruled for seventeen years, / Edwin, that most splendid of
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 499 lm blessedly for thrice three years / by his governance, and after
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 503 he had lived for thirty-eight years, he consecrated / August the fi
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 517 e the rest, from his earliest years, to him a hateful enemy / was Ki
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 573 to his power for twenty-eight years, / he died blessed by peace and
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 588 t time, for three consecutive years, / neither dew nor rain watered
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 638 / However, be prepared in four years: / I myself shall then come aga
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 642 prophecies, / and, after four years had been finished, / the death
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 670 discharging it nobly for two years, / winning very many gains in s
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 757 was royally wedded for twelve years, / she nevertheless remained un
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 766 r her death. / For indeed sixty years after her flesh had been buri
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 836 the Mass to God. / For fifteen years Ecgfrith ruled the realm bles
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 844 red studies from the earliest years / of his life, a scholar with
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1015 his homeland / in the earliest years of his life, for love of his
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1040 is episcopal office over many years, / in that place he built more
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1082 ance for a cycle / of nineteen years, passed away in a time of peac
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1135 gin, / who would live for many years, sang praises to the high-thro
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1178 s he lived in health for many years. / Yet again, the bishop was tak
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1285 ed the church for thirty-four years, / the other kept the kingdom o
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1286 his ancestors for twenty-one years; / both, blessed by merits, wer
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1302 y, / and he adorned his tender years with much-famed manners. / For
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1418 onastery, / so that his tender years might mature in spiritual sen
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1422 oks. / So he grew in merits, in years, and in wise mind, / and became
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1564 ed with merits, and mature in years. / Two years and four months lik
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1565 its, and mature in years. / Two years and four months likewise / aft
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1653 ly raised me from my earliest years, / and therefore it is for her
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 24 5 een perfected in the deserved years of his life, / the pious priest
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 30 2 ly languishing for seven long years, / and she could not move her wa
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 31 2 serious illness / alas for many years: his sinews barely stuck to hi
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 34 69 lf, / and soon, full of merits, years, and all piety, / he rested at l
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 13 s kingdom happily for several years / until, having been converted
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 3 46 stive periods, / and cycles of years will revolve in fixed sequenc
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 329 nce; / laying out the number of years in the correct order / he annou
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 331 r the passing of four hundred years / there would be eighteen furth
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 509 he had lived for seventy-four years / having set out the Lord’s l
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 793 ly gift, / for ten times eleven years and three. / Then finally, righ
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 906 etely than they celebrate the year’s solemn feasts, / at that time,
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1028 d inside for a circuit of six years. / They say that he concealed hi
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1029 d himself there as periods of years passed, / so that he never saw
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1259 had progressed from his first years, / so that he might learn the di
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1263 ng man, / was growing in tender years, being a scholar in skill / the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1509 ut the desert, / for at fifteen years of age he fled from mortals o
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2065 o adolescence in a virgin’s years. / For she had been pledged to a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2479 et, / and completed a period of years of four decades, / that is to s
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 375 sowing seeds, to entrust the year’s hope to the tamed clods. / Whe
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 468 h they were to last a hundred years, will come to a close in a bri
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 502 the church as bishop for two years, / and then hastened to return
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 515 in faith and spirit / than in years, the renowned man rules our wo
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 640 ntly ruled the church for two years / with the authority of a bish
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 173 rned late, but he spent three years with his old host, learning t
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 425 he continuous period of three years he girded himself / with the a
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 428 the aforementioned number of years had been measured out, / a pre
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 521 him to the father after seven years, / but compelled by her fierce
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 633 you enjoy happy and fortunate years, boys, / but a hostile fate wil
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 999 and, already in the declining years of old age, / he sought to reca
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1043 for the brief period of five years, / for a trifling matter grew a
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1212 d defame rulers of forty-five years’ service / with a malicious pr
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1251 gthened the brothers for four years, / I will recall you with a wor
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1254 it is most certain that these years have been added to you. / She k
N.MiraculaNyniae 250 performed such deeds for many years, / exchanging the darkness of t
N.MiraculaNyniae 281 l peoples, / and for very many years it shone on ages. / From here