BEOWULF

Him þā gegiredan Gēata lēode

ād on eorðan un-wāclīcne, helmum behongen, hilde-bordum,

beorhtum byrnum, swā hē bēna wæs;

þā tō-middes mǣrne þēoden

hæleð hīofende, hlāford lēofne.

Ongunnon þā on beorge bǣl-fȳra mǣst wīgend weccan: wudu-rēc āstāh

sweart ofer swioðole, swōgende lēg,

wōpe bewunden (wind-blond gelæg)

Comment Stream