The Northern Way

The Complete Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Bede's Death Song: Northumbrian Version


Verse Early Anglian


Fore thaem neidfaerae      naenig uuiurthit
thoncsnotturra,      than him tharf sie
to ymbhycggannae      aer his hiniongae
huaet his gastae      godaes aeththa yflaes

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aefter deothdaege      doemid uueorthae.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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