The Northern Way

The Complete Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Fragments of Psalms: Psalm 40


Verse Indeterminate Saxon


Ego dixi, Domine, miserere mei; sana animam meam, quia peccaui tibi.
Ic nu mægene cweðe:         "Miltsa me, drihten,
hæl mine sawle,         forðon me hreoweð nu
þæt ic firene on ðe         fremede geneahhige."

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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