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beowulf

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who came east
angles and saxons came east and tries 2 get land they fough and overcame
which group was located in the southeen european origin
celts
consosted of what group of people
farmers and hunters
druids
learned priests and poems
whish roman emperoe orders the conquest of britain
clausus
what did the roman soldiers bring to the new land og brythors
christianity
what group of people believed to begun in 44af
anglos saxon
eris
herdidtyay lords owed their peosition tot the king
the aanglos saxon land consisted of a
free man s ladn of merchants and owners
thares( borons
earned title for m ilitary
chruols
serks worked hard
thralls
military prioners and they were opunished
churlished
ill brerad rude
enthrall
to captivate, charm, hold spellbound; to enslave; to imprison
whby did the angs and sax have a grim view of life
there was alot of war and diseqses
fatalism (wyrd)
every day life in the hands of fate
tiu
god of war ad dky
woden
chief of god
fria
goddess of home/ wodens wife
why did they begin cghristiasnity
abandoned because of free will
what year did the danes and norsemen attack britain from sacndaniavia
8th plus 9th
who led briatins victory of the danes
alfred the greatt
what didi al the grweaT WERITE
HE WROTE ANG SAX CCHONICLES WHICH RECORDED ENGHLISH LIFE WRITTEN IN THE ENGLISH VERNACULAR
IN AD 1042 WHO IS KIND EDWARD
he was the confessor deeply religious descendent of al thwe great thought o have healing powers
in ad 1066 what happended whene ddied
fight for the throne and duke of normandy laid for the throne
what was the major influences of the celtic druids
memorized abnd recited lo0ng herioc poets about heores and thebir deeds
what are the two main poetry types
herioci and elligiac - saD AND MOURNFUL
WHAVT WASSD THE christian influence on the angs and sax
spread through britan, established library, monkds perseerved old english lit,
who is vernacular beede
father of english history
what was the influence of germasn trad
oral langueage, peotry rtypes
scop
composers and storytellers of Anglo-Saxon poetry
mead
made of fermented honey and water
mead hall
meeting place for Germanic tribes.
scribe
someone employed to make written copies of documents and manuscripts
manuscript
the form of a literary work submitted for publication
ruins
anciejnt alphabet letters
epic poetry
poetry celebrating the deeds of some hero
epic hero
the main character or protagonist in an epic that heroically larger than life, often the source and subject of a legend or a national hero
triumphal processing
victory wlk