The Northern Way

The Complete Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

 

Riddle 18


Verse Indeterminate Saxon




Ic eom wunderlicu wiht;      ne mæg word sprecan,
mældan for monnum,      þeah ic muþ hæbbe,
wide wombe     
Ic wæs on ceole      ond mines cnosles ma.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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