1329  *aetheling 8 ae:r-1-go:d 2   swylc 8 aesc-8-here 9 waes 8
1330  weardh 4 him 1 on 2 heorote 5   to: 1 hand-3-banan 9
1331  wael-2-gae:st 5 wae:fre 5   ic 1 ne 2 wa:'t 4 ()hwaether*hwaeder 4
1332  atol 3 ae:se 9 wlanc 4   eft-2-si:dhas 4 te:ah 3
1333  fylle 4 ge-1-()fraegnod*faegnod 3   he:o 9 tha: 2 fae:hdhe 5 wraec 5
1334  the 3 thu: 2 gystran 3 niht 4   gren9del 5 cweal2dest 5
1335  thurh 3 hae:stne 5 ha:d 4   hear2du= 9 clammum 3
1336  for-3-than 4 he: 0 to: 2 lange 4   le:ode 3 mi:ne 9
1337  wanode 4 =ond 0 wyrde 4   he: 2 aet 1 wi:ge 4 ge-1-crang 4
1338  eal9dres 5 scyldig 4   =ond 0 nu: 2 o:ther 2 cwo:m 3
1339  mihtig 3 ma:n-9-scadha 4   wolde 2 hyre 3 mae:g 3 wrecan. 4
1340  ge: 2 feor 3 hafadh 9   fae:hdhe 3 ge-0-stae:led 4
1341  thaes 3 the 3 thincean 3 maeg 5   thegne 9 monegum 4
1342  se: 0 the 3 aefter 4 sinc-2-gyfan 3   on 0 sefan 9 gre:o1te1th 5
1343  hrether-3-bealo 5 hearde 4   nu: 0 se:o 2 hand 9 ligedh 4
1344  se: 1 the 2 e:ow 3 we:l-4-hwylcra 5   wilna 3 dohte. 9
1345  ic 2 th= 2 lond-3-bu:end 4   le:ode 3 mi:ne 4
1346  sele-2-rae:1den1de 9   secgan 5 hy:rde 5
1347  th= 1 hi:e 2 ge-1-sa:won 4   swylce 3 twe:gen 9
1348  micle 4 mearc-2-stapan 3   mo:ras 4 heal2dan 3
1349  ellor-9-gae:stas 4   dhae:ra 3 o:dher 2 waes 5
1350  thaes 4 the 4 hi:e 3 ge-2-wis-0-li:cost 9   ge-1-witan 3 meahton 3
1351  idese 4 on-0-li:c-3-()naes*nes 2   o:dher 3 ear9m-3-sceapen 4
1352  on 1 weres 5 waestmum 3   wraec-3-la:s1tas 9 traed 5

END FOLIO 162v

1353  naef1ne 4 he: 3 waes 3 ma:ra 5   thon= 3 ae:nig 8 man 9 o:dher 5
1354  thone 5 on 0 ge:ar-4-dagu= 4   grendel 4 ()nemdod*nemdon 9
1355  fold-3-bu:ende 5   no: 2 hi:e 4 faeder 4 cun1non 3
1356  hwaether 9 him 3 ae:nig 3 waes 5   ae:r 2 a:-0-cen1ned 4
1357  dyrna 4 ga:sta 9   hi:e 3 dy:gel 3 lond 4
1358  warigeadh 4 wulf-3-hleothu 4   windige 9 naessas 4
1359  fre:cne 4 fen-1-ge-2-la:d 5   dhae:r 2 fyrgen-9-stre:am 5
1360  under 4 naessa 4 ge-1-nipu 5   nither 1 ge-1-wi:tedh 9
1361  flo:d 3 under 4 foldan 4   nis 4 th= 1 feor 3 heo1non 4
1362  mi:l-2-ge-9-mear1ces 5   th= 0 se 3 mere 4 ()standhedh*standedh 4
1363  ofer 2 thae:m 2 hon9giadh 6   hrinde 5 bear1was 5
1364  wudu 1 wyrtu= 4 faest 9   waeter 3 ofer-2-helmadh 6
1365  thae:r 3 maeg 3 nihta 3 ge-2-hwae:m 9   ni:dh-2-wundor 5 se:on 5
1366  fy:r 3 on 1 flo:de 5   no: 1 thaes 4 fro:d 9 leofadh 5
1367  gume2na 5 bearna 5   th= 2 thone 4 grund 1 wite 9
1368  dhe:ah 4 the 3 hae:dh-4-stapa 5   hundu= 2 ge-0-swenced 7
1369  heorot 9 hor1nu= 2 trum 6   holt-3-wudu 2 se:ce 5
1370  feor2ran 2 ge-9-fly:med 3   ae:r 2 he: 3 feorh 2 seledh 4
1371  aldor 3 on 1 o:fre 4   ae:r 9 he: 3 in 1 wille 6
1372  hafelan 8 *beorgan 8   nis 3 th= 1 he:oru 2 sto:w. 6
1373  thanon 9 y:dh-1-ge-2-blond 4   up 1 a:-0-sti:gedh 5
1374  won 1 to: 3 wolc1num 3   thon= 9 wind 2 styreth 5
1375  la:dh 1 ge-4-widru 2   odh 3 th= 1 lyft 3 drysmath 9
1376  roderas 4 re:otadh 5   nu: 1 is 2 se 2 rae:d 2 ge-1-lang 4
1377  eft 1 aet 9 the: 8 a:nu= 3   eard 2 gi:t 2 ne 2 const 4

END FOLIO 163r

1378  fre:cne 4 sto:we 9   dhae:r 8 thu: 1 finda8n 3 miht 6
1379  ()fela 3 sinnigne 4 secg 9   se:c 2 gif 3 thu: 2 dyrre 6
1380  ic 2 the: 4 tha: 0 fae:hdhe 5   fe:o 1 le:a9nige 5
1381  eald-2-ge-2-stre:onu= 3   swa: 2 ic 0 ae:r 2 dyde 5
1382  wun9()dini*dnum 3 golde 5   gyf 3 thu: 1 on 3 weg 3 cymest. 9

.xxi.
1383  BE:O-0-WULF 6 mathelode 6   bearn 2 ecg-1-the:o9wes 4
1384  ne 2 sorga 4 snotor 4 guma 5   se:lre 3 bidh 9 ae:g-3-hwae:m 4
1385  thaet 2 he: 2 his 4 fre:ond 3 wrece 5
1385         thonne 9 he: 3 fela 4 murne 5
1386  u:re 3 ae:g-1-hwylc 3 sceal 4   ende 9 ge-2-bi:dan 5
1387  worolde 5 li:fes 3   wyrce 5 se: 2 the 3 mo:te 9
1388  do:mes 3 ae:'r 4 de:athe 5   th= 1 bidh 3 driht-3-guman 3
1389  un-0-lif9gendum 4   aefter 4 se:lest 4
1390  a:'-0-ri:s 3 ri:ces 2 weard 3   uton 9 hra1the 4 fe:ran 3
1391  grendles 4 ma:gan 4   gang 8 sce:a9wigan. 5
1392  Ic 1 hit 3 the: 0 ge-4-ha:te 5   no: 1 he: 4 on 1 helm 3 losath. 9
1393  ne: 3 on 1 foldan 3 faethm 3   ne: 2 on 0 fyrgen-3-holt. 4
1394  ne: 9 on 1 gyfenes 4 grund 3   ga:' 3 thae:r 3 he: 2 wille 4
1395  dhy:s 2 do:gor 9 thu: 0   ge-5-thyld 4 hafa 4
1396  we:ana 3 ge-3-hwyl1ces 4   swa: 2 ic 1 the: 9 we:ne 4 to:. 6
1397  a:-0-hle:op 3 dha: 2 se 2 gomela 4   gode 3 than9code 4
1398  mihtigan 3 drihtne 5   thaes 3 se 3 man 2 ge-9-spraec 4
END FOLIO 163v

1399  tha: 1 waes 6 hro:dh-1-ga:re 6   hors 4 ge-8-bae:ted 9
1400  wicg 4 wunden-4-feax 3   wi:sa 4 fengel 4
1401  geato-8-li:c 9 gende 4   gum-2-fe:tha 3 sto:p 5
1402  lind-3-haebbendra 3   la:stas 9 wae:ron 3
1403  aefter 4 wald-2-swa2thu= 4   wi:de 3 ge-2-sy:ne 9
1404  gang 3 ofer 3 grun1das 4   *swa: 8 geg1nu= 3 fo:r 4
1405  ofer 3 myr9can 4 mo:r 5   mago-3-thegna 4 baer 4
1406  thone 2 se:lestan 9   sa:wol-4-le:as2ne 6
1407  tha:ra 4 the 2 mid 4 hro:dh-2-ga:re 9   ha:'m 3 eahtode 6
1408  ofer-3-e:ode 3 tha: 2   aethe1linga 9 bearn 5
1409  ste:ap 3 sta:n-4-hlidho 5   sti:ge 3 nearwe 9
1410  enge 4 a:n-1-padhas 5   un-0-cu:dh 2 ge-2-la:d 4
1411  neowle 3 naes9sas 4   nicor-5-hu:sa 3 fela. 7
1412  he: 2 fe:ara 4 sum 3   be-9-foran 3 gengde 6
1413  wi:sra 3 monna 4   wong 4 sce:awian 9
1414  oth 2 th= 1 he: 3 fae:ringa 5   fyrgen-3-be:amas 5
1415  ofer 9 ha:r2ne 5 sta:n 6   hleonian 2 funde 6
1416  wyn-0-le:asne 9 wudu 4   waeter 3 under 4 sto:d 4
1417  dre:orig 3 =ond 0 ge-3-dre:9fed 4   denum 4 eall1um 4 waes 5
1418  winum 3 scyl1dinga 9   weorce 5 on 1 mo:de 4
1419  to: 0 ge-3-tholian1ne 6   dhegne 9 monegu= 4
1420  on-1-cy:dh 3 eor2la 2 ge-4-hwae:m 3    sydh3than 9 aesc-3-heres 5
1421  on 2 tha:= 4 holm-3-clife 6   hafe1lan 9 me:t3ton 5
1422  flo:d 4 blo:de 5 we:ol 4   folc 2 to: 2 sae:gon 9

END FOLIO 164r

1423  ha:tan 8 heol2fre 5   horn 3 stundum 3 song 4
1424  fu:s-8-li:c 9 fyrd-8-le:odh 4   fe:tha 3 eal 3 ge-2-saet. 6
1425  ge-0-sa:won 3 dha: 3 aefter 9 waetere 5   wyrm-1-cynnes 4 fela 4
1426  sel-0-lice 4 sae:-4-dracan 9   sund 3 cun1nian 4
1427  swylce 3 on 1 naes-5-hleodhum 3   nicras 9 licgean. 2
1428  dha: 1 on 1 undern-2-mae:l 5   oft 4 be-2-witigadh 4
1429  sorh-9-fulne 4 si:dh 3   on 0 segl-3-ra:de 6
1430  wyrmas 5 =ond 0 wil1de:or 4   hi:e 2 on 9 weg 3 hruron 4
1431  bitere 4 =ond 0 ge-1-bolgne 7   bearhtm 2 on-0-ge:a9ton 3
1432  gu:dh-5-horn 2 galan 3   sum1ne 4 ge:ata 2 le:od 3
1433  of 0 fla:n-9-bogan 4   fe:ores 3 ge-3-twae:f1de 5
1434  y:dh-1-ge-1-winnes 5   th= 1 him 2 on 9 aldre 5 sto:d 4
1435  here-3-strae:l 5 hearda 4   he: 1 on 3 hol1me 9 waes 5
1436  sundes 4 the: 1 sae:nra 5   dhe: 1 hyne 4 swylt 3 for-1-nam. 4
1437  hrae9the 3 weardh 3 on 0 y:dhum 3   mid 2 eofer-4-spre:otum 4
1438  heoro-3-ho:c9yhtum 4   hear1de 4 ge-8-near2wod 4
1439  ni:dha 2 ge-3-nae:ged 3   =ond 0 on 9 naes 3 togen 4
1440  wun1dor-3-li:c 5 wae:g-4-bora 4   weras 4 sce:awe9don 4
1441  gryre-3-li:c1ne 4 gist 4   gyre1de 6 hine 5 be:o-0-wulf 9
1442  eorl-3-ge-1-wae:2dum 4   nalles 4 for 3 ealdre 4 mearn 2
1443  scolde 9 here-3-byrne 6   hondum 3 ge-2-bro:den 4
1444  si:d 1 =ond 1 searo-3-fa:h 9   sund 2 cun1nian 4
1445  se:o 0 dhe 5 ba:'n-2-cofan 6   beorgan 2 cu:the 9
1446  th= 1 him 3 hil1de-4-gra:p 5   hre1thre 4 ne 2 mihte 5
1447  eorres 3 in9wit-3-feng 3   aldre 4 ge-1-scethdhan. 7
1448  ac 0 se 4 hwi:ta 4 helm. 9   hafelan 4 werede 5

END FOLIO 164v

1449  se: 0 the 3 mere-2-grundas 5   mengan 9 scolde 4
1450  se:can 3 sund-2-ge-2-bland 4   since 4 ge-2-weordhad 9
1451  be-2-fongen 3 fre:a-3-wra:snum 5
1451         swa: 3 hine 4 fyrn-1-da9gum 4
1452  worhte 4 wae:pna 5 smidh 4   wundrum 3 te:ode 9
1453  be-3-sette 5 swi:n-0-li:cum 5   th= 1 hine 4 sydh2than 2 no: 4
1454  brond 0 ne: 9 bea1do-4-me:cas 6   bi:tan 2 ne 2 meahton. 6
1455  Naes 4 thaet 9 thonne 5 mae:tost 4   maegen-3-fultuma 5
1456  th= 1 him 2 on 9 dhearfe 3 la:h 4   dhyle 5 hro:dh-2-ga:res 5
1457  waes 3 thae:m 3 haeft-9-me:ce 6   hrunting 4 nama 5
1458  th= 0 waes 3 a:n 0 foran 3   eald-9-ge-4-stre:ona 5
1459  ecg 3 waes 3 i:ren 4   a:ter-1-ta:num 3 fa:h 9
1460  a:-2-hyrded 5 heatho-2-swa:te 5
1460          nae:fre 3 hit 3 aet 1 hilde 9 ne 2 swa:c 5
1461  manna 4 ae:ngum 5
1461          tha:ra 4 the 2 hit 3 mid 9 mun1dum 4 be-2-wand 4
1462  se: 0 dhe 3 gryre-5-si:dhas 4   ge-1-ga:n 9 dor1ste 5
1463  folc-1-stede 5 fa:ra 3   naes 3 th= 2 for1ma 3 si:dh 9
1464  th= 2 hit 2 ellen-3-weorc 5   aefnan 3 scolde. 7
1465  hu:ru 1 ne 0 ge-9-munde 5   mago 3 ecg-0-la:fes 5
1466  eafothes 4 craeftig 3   th= 9 he: 3 ae:r 2 ge-3-spraec 4
1467  wi:ne 4 druncen 5   tha: 0 he: 4 thaes 3 wae:pnes 9 on-2-la:h. 6
1468  se:lran 4 sweord-1-frecan 4   sel1fa 4 ne 1 dor9ste 4
1469  under 4 y:dha 3 ge-2-win 4   aldre 4 ge-1-ne:2than 2
1470  driht-9-scype 5 dre:o1gan 5   thae:r 4 he: 2 do:me 4 for-3-le:as 4
1471  ellen-9-mae:rdhum 3   ne 2 waes 4 thae:m 1 o:dhrum 4 swa: 4

END FOLIO 165r

1472  sydh3than 9 he: 8 hine 5 to: 1 gu:dhe 5   ge-2-gyred 4 haefde. 9

.xxii.
1473  BE:O-0-WULF 5 madhelode 6   bearn 2 ecg-1-the:owes 9
1474  ge-3-thenc 4 nu: 1 se 3 mae:ra 4   maga 4 healf-2-denes 9
1475  snottra 5 fengel 4   nu: 0 ic 4 eom 1 si:dhes 4 fu:s 3
1476  gold-9-wine 5 gume3na 5   hwaet 3 wit 3 geo: 1 sprae:con 3
1477  gif 9 ic 1 aet 4 thearfe 5   thi:nre 4 scolde 5
1478  aldre 4 linnan 9   th= 0 dhu: 0 me: 3 a: 0 wae:re 5
1479  fordh-4-ge-1-witenum 3   on 1 faeder 9 stae:le 5
1480  wes 3 thu: 1 mund-3-bora 4   mi:num 3 mago-9-thegnum 6
1481  hond-2-ge-8-sellum 4   gif 1 mec 3 hild 3 nime. 9
1482  Swylce 5 thu: 0 dha: 4 ma:d1mas 5   the 3 thu: 0 me: 4 sealdest 9
1483  hro:dh-1-ga:r 5 le:ofa 5   hige-2-la:ce 4 on-0-send. 5
1484  maeg 9 thonne 4 on 1 thae:m 2 golde 4 on-0-gitan 5
1484          ge:a1ta 3 dry9hten 3
1485  ge-0-se:on 2 sunu 5 hrae:d2les 5
1485          thon= 2 he: 3 on 1 thaet 9 sinc 5 staradh 5
1486  th= 0 ic 3 gu=-2-cystum 4   go:dne 4 funde 9
1487  be:aga 3 bryt1tan 5   bre:ac 5 thon= 4 mo:ste. 7
1488  =ond 0 thu: 9 ()hun*un-0-ferdh 5 lae:t 4   ealde 4 la:fe 5
1489  wrae:t-1-li:c 4 wae:g-9-sweord 5   wi:d-2-cu:dh1ne 4 man 5
1490  heard-3-ecg 3 habban 9   ic 1 me: 4 mid 4 hruntinge 6
1491  do:'m 3 ge-1-wyr1ce 9   othdhe 5 mec 3 de:adh 4 nimedh. 6
END FOLIO 165v

1492  aefter 3 thae:m 8 wordu= 9   weder-4-ge:ata 4 le:od 4
1493  efste 3 mid 3 elne 4   nalas 8 =ond-9-sware 6
1494  bi:dan 2 wol1de 6   brim-4-wylm 3 on-1-fe:ng 8
1495  hil9de-4-rince 6   dha: 0 waes 5 hwi:l 4 daeges 5
1496  ae:r 2 he: 3 thone 9 grund-2-wong 4   on-1-gytan 2 mehte. 7
1497  So:na 4 th= 1 on-9-funde 5   se: 0 dhe 2 flo:da 3 be-2-gong 6
1498  heoro-3-gi:f1re 9 be-4-he:old 5   hund 2 mis1se:ra 4
1499  grim 2 =ond 0 grae:dig 4   th= 1 thae:r 9 gume1na 5 sum 4
1500  ael-1-wihta 3 eard 4   ufan 2 cunnode 9
1501  gra:p 4 tha: 0 to:-3-ge:anes 5   gu:dh-2-rinc 4 ge-2-fe:ng 5
1502  atolan 9 clom2mum 4   no: 1 thy: 2 ae:r 4 in 0 ge-2-sco:d 5
1503  ha:l1an 9 li:ce 6   hring 4 u:tan 4 ymb-5-bearh 6
1504  th= 1 he:o 4 thone 9 fyrd-4-hom 4   dhurh-3-fo:n 3 ne 1 mihte 6
1505  lo1c1ene 4 leodho-9-syrcan 5   la:than 2 fingrum 5
1506  baer 3 tha: 2 se:o 3 brim-9-wyl*f 4
1506         tha: 0 he:o 2 to: 3 botme 5 co:m 4
1507  hringa 3 thengel 3   to: 9 hofe 5 si:num 4
1508  swa: 4 he: 0 ne 4 mihte 5
1508         no: 1 he: 4 ()thaem*thaes 9 mo:dig 4 waes 5
1509  wae:pna 3 ge-1-wealdan 4   ac 1 hine 4 wun9dra 4 thaes 2 fela 4
1510  ()swecte*swencte 5 on 1 sunde 6   sae:-3-de:or 9 monig 5
1511  hilde-4-tu:xum 5   here-5-syr2can 4 braec 9
1512  e:hton 4 a:g-0-lae:1can 5   dha: 0 se 4 eorl 4 on-0-geat 4
1513  th= 1 he: 9 *in 8 ni:dh-3-sele 5   na:t-3-hwylcum 4 waes 4
1514  thae:r 4 him 1 nae:nig 9 waeter 3   wihte 4 ne 0 scethede 5
1515  ne: 2 him 3 for 4 hro:f-9-sele 6   hri:nan 3 ne 2 mehte 6
1516  fae:r-4-gripe 5 flo:des 9   fy:r-8-le:oht 4 ge-2-seah 6

END FOLIO 166r

1517  bla:cne 5 le:oman 4   beorhte 9 sci:nan 8
1518  On-2-geat 2 tha: 0 se 2 go:da 6   grund-3-wyr1genne 9
1519  mere-8-wi:f 3 mihtig 4   maegen-3-rae:s 4 for-2-geaf 5
1520  hilde-9-bille 6
1520         ()hord*hond 3 ()swenge*sweng 4 ne 3 of-1-te:ah 5
1521  th= 1 hire 4 on 0 ha9felan 6   hring-3-mae:l 4 a:-0-go:l 5
1522  grae:dig 4 gu:dh-4-le:odh 9   dha: 8 se 0 gist 3 on-0-fand 5
1523  th= 0 se 3 beado-4-le:oma 3   bi:tan 9 nol1de 5
1524  aldre 3 scethdhan. 6   ac 0 se:o 2 ecg 3 ge-1-swa:c 9
1525  dhe:odne 5 aet 2 thearfe 6   dholode 5 ae:r 2 fela 4
1526  hond-9-ge-8-mo:ta 5   helm 3 oft 3 ge-0-scaer 5
1527  fae:ges 3 fyrd-9-hraegl 6   dha: 1 waes 3 for1ma 4 si:dh 4
1528  de:orum 3 ma:dme 9   th= 8 his 3 do:'m 3 a:-0-laeg. 5
1529  eft 3 waes 3 an-0-rae:d 3   nalas 4 elnes 9 laet 5
1530  mae:rdha 5 ge-1-myndig 4   mae:g 2 hy:-0-la:ces 4
1531  wearp 9 dha: 3 ()wundel*wunden-4-mae:l 5
1531         wrae:ttum 3 ge-1-bunden 4
1532  yrre 9 o:retta 4   th= 2 hit 2 on 1 eordhan 3 laeg 3
1533  sti:dh 4 =ond 0 sty:l-2-ecg 9   strenge 5 ge-1-truwode 5
1534  mund-2-gripe 5 maegenes 9   swa: 3 sceal 4 man 1 do:n 4
1535  thon= 3 he: 3 aet 1 gu:dhe 5   ge-1-ga:n 9 thencedh 4
1536  long-3-sumne 4 lof 4   na: 1 ymb 2 his 3 li:f 2 cea9radh. 7
1537  Ge-1-fe:ng 4 tha: 1 be 4 eaxle 5   nalas 3 for 3 fae:hdhe 9 mearn 4
1538  gu:dh-1-ge:ata 4 le:od 4   grendles 4 mo:dor 9
1539  braegd 4 tha: 3 bead1we 5 heard 4
1539         tha: 1 he: 0 ge-4-bolgen 2 waes 9
1540  feorh-3-ge-3-ni:dh2lan 4   th= 1 he:o 3 on 0 flet 4 ge-1-be:ah 4
1541  he:o 9 him 2 eft 3 hrathe 5   ()hand*and-0-le:an 3 for-1-geald 4
1542  grim9man 3 gra:pum 5   =ond 0 him 1 to:-1-ge:anes 4 fe:ng 4

END FOLIO 166v

1543  ofer-3-wearp 9 tha: 3 we:rig-2-mo:d 4   wigena 4 strengest 4
1544  fe:the-3-cempa 9   th= 0 he: 3 on 0 fylle 5 weardh. 7
1545  Of-1-saet 2 tha: 3 thone 4 sele-1-gyst 9
1545         =ond 0 hyre 4 ()seaxe*seax 4 ge-2-te:ah 4
1546  bra:d 3 *=ond 8 bru:'n-3-ecg 3   wolde 9 hire 5 bearn 4 wrecan 3
1547  a:ngan 4 eaferan 4   him 1 on 9 eaxle 5 laeg 4
1548  bre:ost-3-net 2 bro:den 4   th= 0 ge-2-bearh 9 fe:ore 5
1549  widh 2 ord 3 =ond 0 widh 2 ecge 4   in-0-gang 2 for-3-sto:d. 9
1550  Haefde 5 dha: 1 for-3-si:dhod 4   sunu 3 ecg-8-the:owes 5
1551  under 9 gynne 4 grund 3   ge:ata 3 cempa 6
1552  nemne 9 him 4 headho-5-byrne 7   helpe 5 ge-0-freme2de 9
1553  here-4-net 3 hear1de 4   =ond 0 ha:lig 3 god 3
1554  ge-1-we:old 3 wi:g-9-sigor 4   wi:tig 4 drihten 4
1555  rode1ra 4 rae:dend 4   hit 9 on 1 ryht 0 ge-1-sce:d 4
1556  y:dhe-0-li:ce 4   sythdhan 3 he: 1 eft 3 a:-0-sto:d. 9

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1557  GE-4-seah 3 dha: 3 on 0 sear2wum 5   sige-2-e:adig 3 bil 4
1558  eald-9-sweord 4 eotenisc 4   ecgum 5 thy:htig 4
1559  wigena 9 weordh-3-mynd 5   th= 1 *waes 8 wae:p1na 4 cyst 6
1560  bu:ton 3 hit 2 waes 9 ma:re 5   dhon= 2 ae:nig 3 mon 4 o:dher 4
1561  to: 1 beadu-2-la:ce 9   aet-2-beran 2 mea1hte 6
1562  go:'d 3 =ond 1 geato-0-li:c 5   gi:gan9ta 3 ge-2-weorc. 6
1563  he: 0 ge-3-fe:ng 5 tha: 3 fetel-4-hilt 9   freca 4 scyldinga 6
1564  hre:oh 4 =ond 0 heoro-4-grim 3   hring-9-mae:l 5 ge-3-braegd 4
1565  aldres 4 or-0-we:na 5   yrringa 9 slo:h 3
END FOLIO 167r

1566  th= 0 hire 4 widh 3 halse 6   heard 3 gra:pode 5
1567  ba:n-9-hringas 5 braec 3   bil 2 eal 4 dhurh-2-wo:d 4
1568  fae:gne 4 flae:sc-9-homan 5   he:o 2 on 2 flet 3 ge-2-crong 5
1569  sweord 2 waes 3 swa:9tig 3   secg 2 weorce 5 ge-1-feh 5
1570  li:xte 4 se 1 le:oma 9   le:oht 3 in1ne 1 sto:d 5
1571  efne 3 swa: 3 of 2 hefene 6   ha:dre 9 sci:nedh 4
1572  rodores 3 can1del 6   he: 2 aefter 4 recede 9 wla:t. 6
1573  Hwearf 5 tha: 1 be 3 wealle 5   wae:pen 3 hafena9de 8
1574  heard 3 be 2 hil1tum 4   hige-4-la:ces 4 dhegn 3
1575  yrre 9 =ond 8 an-0-rae:d. 8   naes 4 se:o 1 ecg 2 fracod 6
1576  hilde-2-rince 4   ac 1 he: 9 hrathe 4 wolde 5
1577  grendle 3 for-0-gyl2dan 4   gu:dh-1-rae:sa 9 fela 5
1578  dha:ra 4 the 2 he: 1 ge-1-worhte 5   to: 1 west-3-denum 9
1579  oftor 3 micle 5   dhonne 3 on 1 ae:nne 4 si:dh 5
1580  thon= 3 he: 9 hro:dh-3-ga:res 5   heordh-3-ge-2-ne:atas 6
1581  slo:h 2 on 0 sweo9fote 5   slae:pende 4 frae:t 2
1582  folces 3 denigea 4   fy:f-0-ty:9ne 4 men 3
1583  =ond 0 o:dher 2 swylc 3   u:t 1 of-2-ferede 4
1584  la:dh-2-licu 9 la:c 4   he: 2 him 3 thaes 4 le:an 3 for-3-geald 4
1585  re:the 3 cempa 9   to: 0 dhaes. 5 the 1 he: 4 on 0 raeste 5 ge-2-seah 3
1586  gu:dh-2-we:rigne 9   grendel 3 licgan 5
1587  aldor-3-le:as1ne 6   swa: 3 him 3 ae:'r 9 ge-1-sco:d 5
1588  hild 3 aet 1 heorote 6   hra: 1 wi:de 4 sprong 9
1589  sythdhan 5 he: 2 aefter 3 de:adhe 5   drepe 4 thro:wade 9
1590  heoro-4-sweng 4 heardne 5
1590         =ond 0 hine 5 tha: 3 he:afde 9 be-3-cearf. 7
1591  So:na 3 th= 2 ge-2-sa:won 4   snottre 9 ceorlas 5

END FOLIO 167v

1592  tha: 0 dhe 3 mid 3 hro:dh-1-ga:re 5   on 1 holm 8 wliton 9
1593  th= 1 waes 4 y:dh-2-ge-3-blond 4   eal 2 ge-3-menged 5
1594  brim 8 blo:de 9 fa:h 5   blonden-3-feaxe 5
1595  gomele 4 ymb 3 go:dne 9   on-3-geador 4 sprae:con 5
1596  th= 1 hig 3 thaes 3 aedhe2linges 9   eft 3 ne 4 we:ndon 5
1597  th= 1 he: 3 sige-5-hre:dhig 4   se:cean 9 co:me 5
1598  mae:r1ne 5 the:oden 5   tha: 1 dhaes 3 monige 5 ge-9-weardh 5
1599  th= 2 hine 4 se:o 4 brim-4-wylf 4
1599         a:-0-()breoten*broten 3 haef9de. 7
1600  dha: 1 co:m 4 no:n 3 daeges 5   naes 3 of-3-ge:afon 3
1601  hwate 9 scyl1dingas 4   ge-2-wa:t 3 him 3 ha:m 4 thonon 4
1602  gold-8-wine 9 gume3na 5   gistas 5 ()secan*se:tan 3
1603  mo:des 3 se:oce 4   =ond 0 on 9 mere 5 stare1don 3
1604  wi:ston 3 =ond 0 ne 2 we:n1don 5
1604         th= 1 hi:e 9 heora 4 wine-3-dri1hten 1
1605  selfne 6 ge-1-sa:won 2   tha: 0 th= 9 sweord 4 on-0-gan 4
1606  aefter 5 hea2tho-3-swa:te 4   hil1de-9-gicelum 4
1607  wi:g-1-bil 4 wanian 5   thaet 3 waes 4 wun1dra 9 sum. 5
1608  th= 1 hit 3 eal 2 ge-1-mealt 4   i:se 1 ge-2-li:cost 4
1609  dhon= 9 forstes 5 bend 3   faeder 2 on-1-lae:tedh 5
1610  on-0-windedh 3 wae:l-9-ra:pas 4   se: 0 ge-4-weald 4 hafadh 4
1611  sae:la 2 =ond 0 mae:la 4   thaet 9 is 4 so:dh 3 metod. 6
1612  ne 1 no:m 4 he: 4 in 1 thae:m 3 wi:cu= 4   weder-9-ge:ata 4 le:od 4
1613  ma:dh1m-5-ae:hta 3 ma: 4
1613         the:h 2 he: 4 thae:r 9 monige 4 ge-3-seah 5
1614  bu:ton 4 thone 4 hafelan 9   =ond 0 tha: 3 hilt 3 somod 4
1615  since 2 fa:ge 4   sweord 3 ae:r 1 ge-9-mealt 5
1616  for-3-barn 4 bro:1den-3-mae:l 5
1616         waes 2 th= 2 blo:d 9 to: 8 thaes 5 ha:t 5

END FOLIO 168r

1617  aet1tren 3 ellor-3-gae:st 4   se: 3 thae:r 9 inne 3 swealt. 7
1618  So:na 3 waes 3 on 1 sunde 5
1618         se: 0 the 9 ae:r 2 aet 3 saecce 4 ge-3-ba:d 3
1619  wi:g-3-hryre 5 wra:dhra 9   waeter 3 up 2 thurh-3-de:af 4
1620  wae:ron 3 y:dh-1-ge-3-bland 9   eal 3 ge-4-fae:lsod 4
1621  e:ac1ne 5 ear1das 5   tha: 0 se 2 ellor-9-ga:st 4
1622  of-0-le:t 3 li:f-2-dagas 6   =ond 0 tha:s 4 lae:nan 2 ge-2-sceaft. 9
1623  Co:m 3 tha: 0 to: 3 lande 6   lid-2-manna 5 helm 3
1624  swi:dh-9-mo:d 4 swymman 4   sae:-2-la:ce 3 ge-1-feah 4
1625  maegen-9-byr1thenne 5
1625         tha:ra 3 the 1 he: 5 him 2 mid 3 haefde. 9
1626  E:odon 4 him 1 tha: 0 to:-1-ge:anes 5   gode 3 thancodon 9
1627  dhry:dh-4-li:c 4 thegna 4 he:ap 4   the:od1nes 4 ge-3-fe:gon 9
1628  thaes 4 the 2 hi: 1 hyne 5 ge-2-sund1ne 4   ge-0-se:on 2 mo:ston. 9
1629  dha: 1 waes 5 of 1 thae:m 5 hro:ran 4   helm 4 =ond 0 byrne 9
1630  lungre 5 a:-0-ly:sed 4   lagu 3 dru:sade 5
1631  waeter 9 under 3 wolcnum 4   wael-1-dre:o1re 3 fa:g. 4
1632  fe:rdon 9 fordh 4 thonon 4   fe:1the-5-la:stum 3
1633  fer1h1thum 9 faegne 5   fold-1-weg 3 mae:ton 4
1634  cu:the 3 strae:te 9   cyning-4-balde 4 men 3
1635  from 3 thae:m 3 holm-9-clife 5   hafelan 4 bae:ron 3
1636  earfodh-2-li:ce 4   heora 9 ae:g-3-hwae1thru= 4
1637  fela-5-mo:digra 4   fe:ower 1 sco1l1don 9
1638  on 1 thae:m 4 wael-1-stenge 4   weorcum 3 ge-1-ferian 3
1639  to: 9 thae:m 3 gold-2-sele 5   grendles 5 he:afod 3
1640  oth 0 dhaet 9 sem1ninga 4   to: 0 sele 5 co:mon 4

END FOLIO 168v

1641  frome 4 fyrd-9-hwate 5   fe:ower-1-ty:ne 5
1642  ge:ata 3 gongan 3   gum-9-dryhten 3 mid 3
1643  mo:dig 3 on 1 ge-3-monge 5   meodo-9-wongas 5 traed. 6
1644  dha: 1 co:m 3 in 1 ga:n 4   ealdor 9 dhegna 5
1645  dae:d-2-ce:ne 5 mon 3   do:me 5 ge-2-wur2thad 9
1646  haele 4 hilde-3-de:or 7   hro:dh-1-ga:r 5 gre:tan. 5
1647  tha: 9 waes 4 be 1 feaxe 5   on 1 flet 3 boren 4
1648  grend2les 9 he:afod 4   thae:r 2 guman 3 druncon 4
1649  eges-2-li:c 2 for 9 eorlum 5   =ond 0 thae:re 4 idese 4 mid 3
1650  wlite-5-se:on 3 wrae:t-9-li:c 4   weras 5 on 0 sa:won. 9

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1651  BE:O-0-wulf 4 mathelode 7   bearn 4 ecg-2-the:owes 9
1652  hwaet 2 we: 4 the: 5 tha:s 3 sae:'-0-la:c 4   sunu 4 healf-1-denes 9
1653  le:od 3 scyl1dinga 5   lustu= 5 bro:hton 4
1654  ti:res 9 to: 2 ta:cne 6   the 3 thu: 2 he:r 4 to: 0 lo:cast. 7
1655  ic 2 th= 1 un-9-so:fte 5   ealdre 4 ge-3-di:gde 5
1656  wigge 4 under 9 waetere 5   weorc 3 ge-1-ne:th1de 5
1657  ear1fodh-3-li:ce 9   aet-1-rihte 6 waes 3
1658  gu:dh 3 ge-2-twae:fed 4   nymdhe 9 mec 3 god 3 scylde. 7
1659  Ne 1 meahte 4 ic 3 aet 1 hil9de 5   mid 3 hruntinge 6
1660  wiht 3 ge-2-wyrcan 9   the:ah 2 th= 2 wae:pen 4 duge. 7
1661  ac 1 me: 4 ge-3-u:dhe 9   ylda 5 waldend 4
1662  th= 1 ic 2 on 1 wa:ge 5 ge-1-seah 3   wlitig 9 hangian 4
END FOLIO 169r