Type
Crossword
Description

Name of sword to fight dragon. naegling
Ruler of Geatland at beginning. Hygelac
Character who doesnt run from dragon. Wiglaf
Beowulf's religion. Christianity
Place where Beowulf is from. Geatland
# of parts in Beowulf. three
Character who taunts Beowulf. unferth
Monster Beowulf fights in second fight. Grendelsmom
How long did Grendel rule in Heorot? twelveyears
Grendel is a descendant of.... Cain
Beowulfs father. Ecgtheow
Monster that eats people in story. Grendel
Beowulf uses a sword made by.... giants
Monster Beowulf fights at end of story. dragon
The name of the mead hall. Heorot

Beowulf Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Hrothgar's Wife, the gracious queen of the Danes Wealhtheow
"I killed Beowulf" Dragon
A symbol of bond between the danish people and Beowulf The golden torque
The king of the Danes- a father figure for Beowulf Hrothgar
A Geatish Hero who fights the monster Grendel, Grendal's Mother and a dragon Beowulf
A demon descended from Cain who preys on Hrothgar's warriors n the king's mead-hall Grendel
An unnamed swamp hag that terrorizes Heorot for vengeance Grendels mother
"Young Beowulf"- aids Beowulf in dragon fight Wiglaf
Sword that failed Beowulf Hrunting
The King's mead-hall Heorot
A Danish warrior who is jeolous of Beowulf Unferth

Beowulf Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What were Beowulf and his men? Geats
Who was the hero? Beowulf
Hrothgar and his men were? Danes
After Hrothgar died Beowulf was now? King
The son of Adam & Eve? Cain
Before Beowulf who was the queen married to? Hrothgar
Beat Beowulf in a swimming competition Breca
What was the last creature Beowulf slayed? Dragon
The firat creature Beowulf slays? Grendel
Hrothgar was a? King
Home of Grendel's mother Swamp
Beowulfs best friend Wiglaf
Father of Beowulf Ecgtheow
The name of the queen? Wealhtheow
The name of the sword that was lent to Beowulf? Hrunting
A thane of Hrothgar and taunts Beowulf Unferth
Where was the battle between Grendel and Beowulf Heorot
Who was king of the Geats? Hygelac
Who was Beowulfs uncle Hygelac
Who lent Beowulf the sword Unferth

beowulf Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

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mead hall
leofric
lair
hygelac
hygd
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hrothgar
hrethel
herbeald
herdred
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haereth
grendel
geat
gangleri
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firedragon
firedrake
fen
ecgtheow
denmark
breca
beowulf
beow
aeschere

Beowulf Superhero VS Supervillain Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Alliteration
Anglo-saxon
Beowulf
Breca
Caesura
Cain
Danes
Deacon
Denmark
Dragon
Drake
Eggheow
Flutter
Geatland
Geats
Grendel
Grendelsmother
Herdred
Herot
Higd
Higlac
Higlac
Hirothulf
Hrothgar
Hygd
Hygelac
Imagery
Kenning
King
Magic
Mead
Meadthall
Norway
pyre
Queen
Scop
Shield-sheafson
Sigemund
Superhero VS Super-villain
Swamp
Sword
Symbol
Tailons
Thane
Unferth
Wealhtheow
Whale-road
Wiglaf

Beowulf Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Name of the King who they mention in the beginning of the story Scyld
Kingdom in which King Scyld ran Danes
Monster's name Beowulf first defeated Grendel
Where Grendel attacked Mead hall
Main Character of the story Beowulf
Where Beowulf was from Geats
What did Beowulf fight Grendel with? Hands
Where did Grendel's mom come to attack Heorot
How many winters did Beowulf rule before he returned to fight the dragon Fifty
What is the story of Beowulf considered? Epic Poem
Last thing Beowulf fought Dragon
How did Beowulf advance to the dragon's lair Alone
Beowulf called him "the last of our kin" Wiglaf
Disgusting;revolting;repulsive Loathsome
Boldly courageous;brave Valiant

Beowulf Characters Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a hero who fights Grendle, Grendle's Mother and a fire breathing dragon; protagonist Beowulf
King of the Danes; Father figure to Beowulf King Hrothgar
A demon that lives in the mead-hall, Heorot Grendle
A swamp-hag who wreaks Heart for vengance Grendel's Mother
An ancient, powerful serpant that guards treasures in a hill The Dragon
The legendary Danish King from whom Hrothgar is descended Shield Sheadfson
Son of Shield Sheafson, father of Halfdane Beow
Father of Hrothgar, Heorogar and Helga; succeeded Beow Halfdane
Wife of Hrothgar Wealtheow
Warrior who refuses to battle Grendle; jealous of Beowulf Unferth
Hrothgar's elder son who is offered advice by Beowulf Hrethric
Beowulf's uncle Hygelac
Helps Beowulf fight the dragon whilst all the others run away Wiglaf
Beowulf's father Ecgtheow
Geatish King that took Beowulf in after the death of his father King Hrethal
Hygelac's wife Hygd

Beowulf Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Beowulf's king Hygelac
Number of men Grendel killed in his first assault on the meadhall thirty
number of men Beowulf took with him from his homeland fourteen
king of the Danes Hrothgar
meadhall Heorot
What Grendel leaves in Heorot after his battle with Beowulf arm
Built Heorot Herothgar
made the sword Beowulf used to kill Grendel's mother giants
Grendel's evil ancestor, cursed by God Cain
necklace of solid metal embossed with jewels torque
a pool of water where Grendel lived mere
killed by Grendel's mother Aeschere
jealous of Beowulf's reputation Unferth
Beowulf takes this form the Troll-dam's cave head
Beowulf's father Ethgaro

Beowulf Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What kind of language is used in Beowulf? Anglo-saxon
Hero of the story Beowulf
Evil Cain
Beowulf's son Dragon
Beowulf's father ECGTHEOW
What kind of poem is Beowulf? Epic
How many winters does Beowulf rules the Geats until the dragon comes? fiftywinters
How many men were needed to carry Grendel's head? four
How many warriors does Beowulf take with him? fourteen
Has a charm against weapons Grendel
Mead-hall Herot
King of Herot Hrothgar
Whale-road kenning
When Grendel attacks nighttime
How many men did Grendel killed at the beginning? thirty
How many winters does Grendel terrorizes Herot? twelvewinters
He/She is jealous of Beowulf Unferth
Who's the author of Beowulf? Unknown
Helped Beowulf in the battle with the dragon wiglaf
Hrothgar's herald and officer Wulfgar

Beowulf Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the epic hero in this poem Beowulf
the monster who is attacking the Danes Grendel
the sword of Beowulf Hrunting
king of the Danes Hrothgar
the mead hall Herot
king of the Geats Higlac
Beowulf's father Edgetho
the only thing that can destroy Herot fire
the one who greeted Beowulf and his men watchman
the wound of Grendel arm
where Grendel and his mother live cave
what Grendel symbolizes evil
the people being attacked by Grendel Danes
what Beowulf and his men are Geats
father of Hrothgar Healfdane
the one loyal warrior of Beowulf Wiglaf
Bewoulf encounters this in his last battle dragon
Wiglaf's father Wexton
relation to Grendel that Beowulf defeats in the second battle mother
a larger than life character in a poem epic hero

crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

person that grendel and his mom were descended from cain
name of unferth’s sword Hrunting
anglo-saxon metaphor Kenning
he challenged beowulf's swimming prowess Unferth
hrothgar’s queen Wealthow
a pool of water where grendel lived Mere
beowulf's king Hygelac
made the sword beowulf used to kill grendel's mother Giants
number of men grendel killed in his first assault on the meadhall Thirty
number of men beowulf took with him from his homeland Fourteen
the blade of the sword did this after killing grendel's mother Melt
meadhall Heorot
what grendel leaves in heorot after his battle with beowulf Arm
built heorot Herothgar
beowulf's father Ethgaro
wrestles out in the ocean Brecka
monster who raided heorot for twelve years Grendel
hero who defeats grendel Beowulf
hrothgar's people Danes
anglo-saxon poet, historian, singer Scop