A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: gnaw

Number of occurrences in corpus: 4

ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 673 the prowling wolf should not gnaw away at the lambs of Christ. /
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1434 the arena / so that lions might gnaw the saints’ limbs with thei
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2000 e mangled, / so that they would gnaw her lady’s limbs with grim
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2436 / so that the grim beast would gnaw at the saintly limbs / with