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discolored by bruising Livid
a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction honor
the ultimate agency predetermining the course of events Fate
adjectives that point out special traits of particular persons or things Stock Epithets
descriptive phrase or compound word that substitutes for a noun Kenning
praise, glorify, or honor Laud
long narrative poem Epic
a person related to another or others Kin
“But leave your battle-shields here, and your spears, / Let them lie waiting for the promises your words/ May make” Wulfgar
“I am old, now,/ But I will fight again, seek fame still…” Beowulf
“I was new to the throne, / Then, a young man ruling this wide / Kingdom and its golden city; Hergar…” Hrothgar
“-a king, before, but now / A beaten warrior.” narrator
“And death/ Would be better for them all, and for you, than the kind/ Of life you can lead, branded with disgrace!” Wiglaf
“I’d use no sword, no weapon, if this beast / Could be killed without it, crushed to death / Like Grendel, gripped in my hands and torn / Limb from limb.” Beowulf
“I’d rather burn myself than see/ Flames swirling around my lord.” Wiglaf
“Once more, and again twisted gold,/ Heaped-up ancient treasure, will reward you/ For the battle you win!” Hrothgar
“For hours he sank through the waves; / At last he saw the mud of the bottom.” Narrator
“I’d leave my armor to my son, / Now, if God had given me an heir, / A child born of my body, his life / Created from mine.” Beowulf
Where does the demonic creature live? Marshes
What value did Beowulf fight for that shows the values of the Anglo-Saxon period? Fame
“And he saw, / Hanging high above, a golden / _____, woven by the best of weavers / And beautiful.” Banner
“______, where his [Hrothgar] subjects congregate and make merry” Herot
“The ______ drove / Those demons out, and their exile was bitter, / Shut away from men; they split / into a thousand forms of evil --- spirits / And fiends, goblins, monsters, giants, / A  brood forever opposing the Lord’s / Will, and again and again defeated.” Almighty
“Ran out with their bodies,/ The blood dripping behind him, back/ To his ___, delighted with his night’s slaughter” Lair
“Then the Geats built the _____, as Beowulf/ Had asked, strong and tall, so sailors/ Could find it from far and wide;” Tower
Beowulf's uncle, _____, is the king of the Geats Higlac
Cain's descendant, _________, terrorizes the country Grendel
What trophy was taken as a result of the first battle? Arm
How many heirs did Beowulf have? Zero
Father of Hrothgar? Healfdane

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grendel
battle hall
peace
heroism
anglo-saxon
hero
death
wiglaf
hrothgar
defeat
evil
fire
marsh
battle
dragon
beowulf

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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

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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

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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

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hero
death
god
anglo saxon
swamp
king
weapons
old english
beheaded
dragon
boiling
bloody
hrothgar
wiglaf
herot
grendel
danes
geats
treasure

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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

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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

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beast Beowulf in a swim match;Beowulf's childhood friend Brecca
Beowulf's father Edgetho
Beowulf's uncle/King of the geats Higlac
Beowulf's grandfather ; former King of Geats Hrethel
King of the Danes Hrothgar
Hrothgar's Wife; Queen Welthow
Hrothgar's assistant ; advisor Wulfgar
Jealous of Beowulf & warned him he's no match for Grendel Unferth
King Hrothgar's golden banquet hall Herot
King Hrothgar's trusted advisor Aeschere
Ancient powerful serpent who guards the treasure Dragon
Demonic monster who preys on Hrothgar's warriors at Herot; desended from Cain Grendel

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Empathy
Altruistic
Apposition
Arm
Armor
Attitude
Beowulf
Dilemma
Dragon
Epic
Fame
Gorge
Grendel
Hero
Hero Journey
Herot
History
Honor
Hrothgar
Lair
Loathsome
Mommy
Monster
Motivation
Ordeal
Persistent
Resilient
Sacrifice
Selfless
Shield
Treasure
Values
Wiglaf
Wrath
Writhing

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A brave and noble character in an epic poem Epic Hero
Long narrative poem about the adventures of Gods or of a hero. Epic
Solemn and formal lyric poem about death. Elegy
A wild animal's resting place, especially one that is well hidden. Lair
Protagonist and epic hero. Beowulf
Sucessor to throne and loyal soldier to Beowulf. Wiglaf
King of the Danes. Hrothgar
Demon that terrorizes Hrothgar's kingdom. Grendel
An ancient feasting hall with initially a large building with a single room. Mead Hall
Causing hatred or disguist; repulsive. Loathsome
Beowulf's last challenger Dragon
Standard terms for European mail armour derive from French. Mail Shirt
An act of retaliation. Reprisal
Dark and gloomy, especially due to thick mist. Murky
(Of a problem or issue) difficult and much debated. Vexed
Comfort or consolation in a time of distress or sadness. Solace
A passionate expression of grief or sorrow. Laments
Unnamed swamp-hag; seeks vengeance for son's death. Grendels Mother
Hrothgar's wife Wealhtheow
Danish warrior jealous of Beowulf. Unferth

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