The Northern Way

The Complete Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

The Paris Psalter: Psalm 130


Verse Indeterminate Saxon


Nis min heorte wið þe      ahafen, drihten,
ne mine eagan wið þe      on oferhygde.
Ne ic on mægene      miclum gange
ne wundur ofer me      wuniað ænig.

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Ac ic mid eaðmedum      eall geþafige;
is min sawl on ðon      swyþe gefeonde.
Swa man æt meder      bið miclum feded,
swa þu minre sawle      symble gyldest.
Israhelas on drihten      a getreowigen

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of ðyssum nu      awa to worulde.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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