The Northern Way

The Complete Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

The Paris Psalter: Psalm 97


Verse Indeterminate Saxon


     stundum onginnað
fægnian mid folmum      on gefean ælcne;
beorgas blissiað,      beacen oncnawað,
for ansyne      ecean drihtnes;

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forþon he eadig com      eorþan to demanne.
He ymbhwyrft      eorþan demeð
soðe and rihte,      and his syndrig folc
on rihtnesse      ræde gebringeð.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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