A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: fierce

Number of occurrences in corpus: 15

A.4.2 20 of that as doomed men, / those fierce shield-warriors, though the p
A.4.2 225 wed loud, cast javelins / in a fierce throng. The native heroes / we
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 752 here and there, / and subdued fierce peoples in war, / he took a wi
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.2 29 on in the wound, / nor was the fierce venom able to harm the saint;
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1429 vouring fire burnt them up in fierce flames, / and yet it did not co
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2474 torment their flesh with the fierce lash / unless the other offence
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2625 mple of things. / But indeed, fierce Anger has gathered a fourth c
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2646 uits with cruel weapons; / this fierce desperation of the faint-hear
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 388 shout and rushed forward in a fierce struggle, / and the king’s f
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 522 years, / but compelled by her fierce husband, she disdained this c
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 854 summits and to approve their fierce deeds. / “Even if my head,”
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1068 e willingly; then there was a fierce quarrel between the brothers,
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1222 that / they might resolve the fierce quarrel which had arisen thro
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 1374 living fire, / mollifying the fierce men and displaying omens of h
N.Æthelstan.Coloph 21 ht be able / to conquer other fierce kings, treading down their pr