A Consolidated Library of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Word Explorer: saw

Number of occurrences in corpus: 68

AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 6 17 end. / I confess that I never saw with the eyes of flesh / the es
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 10 38 e. / A monk, Æthwine, when he saw these things, and he began to
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 11 35 the women collapsed when she saw the familiar faces, / and deman
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 11 70 veryone that in this life / he saw horrifying punishments, even
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 15 6 Lord had increased. / Somebody saw him in the hours of the dark
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 16 13 nd unseeing with his eyes, he saw from his wise heart. / Blessed
AEDILVVLF.DeAbbatibus 16 17 sh, when in ecstasy of mind, / saw the most lofty king take this
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 56 of agreed-on peace. / But they saw that their payments were unwa
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 93 , while a heathen, he himself saw a vision from above / in the s
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 146 the sign that we said he once saw / in the dim night, as a young
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 299 to the poor. / When the bishop saw this, he took [Oswald’s] ri
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 337 mentioned battle, / behold, he saw a particular plot of land tha
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 370 ring the night. / But when they saw the fire of the divine light,
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 465 out the life to come. When he saw that / the day of his death ha
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 537 heart. / When this was done, he saw on all sides / their still hos
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 625 / and lifting up his eyes, he saw his companions, and spoke: /
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 676 accustomed den, / and there he saw out the end of the present li
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 692 wind on the waves; / or how he saw the soul of bishop Aidan born
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 725 son and household / or how he saw companies of angels bearing u
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 828 pious heart. When his master saw such wondrous things, / he gav
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 922 in terror. / Then, suddenly, I saw that every place was filled w
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 933 o the bottom of the abyss, / I saw that the tip of every flame w
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 970 t and daylight likewise. / So I saw that in this place happy band
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1007 not understand, / I suddenly saw that I was clothed in my own
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1032 the manner of a prophet, / he saw many things to come, remainin
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1065 who had killed the holy men / saw, always shining every night. / O
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1361 orth holy prayers, / before he saw with his own eyes that the so
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1450 ments]. / Whatever young men he saw of outstanding ability, / he b
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1623 ngly beautiful place where he saw many rejoicing, / unknown and
ALCVIN.VPatRegSanctEubor 1643 / an honest and truthful man, saw from the lofty heights / a man
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 3 1 Pepin, the famous authority, saw that the church of Christ / was
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 17 3 nd lacking bread; / and when he saw them, the pious priest, moved
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 18 10 ard staying in the building, saw the wine increase / until the b
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 32 13 ers and the people, when they saw that everything / his servant o
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 34 3 ams. / For she thought that she saw a new moon / with raised horns,
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 34 17 ruthful speech: / “Woman, you saw the small moon grow, / and you
ALCVIN.VmetWillibrord 34 18 the small moon grow, / and you saw the whole of the horns filled
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.2 11 heaven, / and with his mind he saw the splendid gatherings of th
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.5 15 n that place, as an exile, he saw in an ecstasy, / strengthened
ALDHELM.CarmEcc 4.10 18 d with the Holy Spirit, / once saw him to be symbolised by a hum
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 338 elying on his rule, the ruler saw / a mighty tree with leafy trun
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 499 s of eyesight, / yet he however saw the sun shining in the sky, / w
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 597 r-bed mattress, / he looked and saw by chance in his swooning / the
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 716 perceived through a dream, / he saw two girls glowing with virgin
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 981 aintly Alexander / in amazement saw hordes of children by the sea
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 983 l gifts. / Indeed, from afar he saw that in that way Athanasius / w
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1030 ears passed, / so that he never saw Phoebus shining with light. / B
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1265 volumes. / When his aged father saw that his son was fully grown,
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1276 lumber, / when at night he duly saw a heavenly vision. / The blesse
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1295 ty. / For in their bedroom they saw the narrative of a book, / dire
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1354 relates. / For when the priest saw that the twin offspring had t
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1501 fetters, / Blessed Anthony once saw him being borne, / carried by a
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1522 Bacchantes. / When by chance he saw that the demented multitudes /
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1570 rst through the twilight / they saw that the body had been dug ou
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1592 ty are relaxed!’ / Look; they saw before the entrance of a cave
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 1596 fields of Egypt on foot. / They saw pomegranates stuffed with see
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2255 ng of his household / when they saw their lord painted over with
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2306 soften in her heart / when she saw those sainted limbs suffer dr
ALDHELM.CarmVirg 2384 ison of resentment, / when they saw that their [intended] spouses
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 89 t! / While I fully vigilant I saw for a brief time such glories
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 159 oks for his companion, but he saw no signs / of the traveller’
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 203 ou stay silent about what you saw / until I leave the world.’
BEDE.VmetCuthbert.Vulg 1 639 very time / on which the saint saw him taken up into the etherea
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 367 tunate harbour, a savage race saw that their fate was in their
FRITHEGOD.BrevVWilfred 847 rd was present as witness and saw the cruel prison being illumi
N.MiraculaNyniae 44 lands, / and over many days he saw divine oracles; / awake in his
N.MiraculaNyniae 203 the garden, / and in doubt, he saw all the flowering plants / ris
N.MiraculaNyniae 412 n his mother’s bosom: / they saw him as a boy, filling the cat