The Northern Way

The Complete Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

The Paris Psalter: Psalm 116


Verse Indeterminate Saxon


Ealle þeode      ecne drihten
mid hygecræfte      herigan wordum,
and hine eall folc on efn      æðelne herigan.
Forþon his mildheortnyss      is mycel ofer us

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torhtlice getrymed,      til mancynne,
and soðfæstnys      swylce dryhtnes
wunað ece      awa to feore.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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