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beowulf Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

wulfgar
wiglaf
wealtheow
valhala
unferth
thane
swamp
sigemond
serpentine
scyld seefing
ongentheow
onela
odin
naegling
mead hall
leofric
lair
hygelac
hygd
hrunting
hrothgar
hrethel
herbeald
herdred
heorot
heathen
healfdene
haethcyn
haereth
grendel
geat
gangleri
fitela
firedragon
firedrake
fen
ecgtheow
denmark
breca
beowulf
beow
aeschere

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Beowulf Word Search

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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

beowulf
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 Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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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Beowulf Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

the people being attacked by Grendel Danes
the one loyal warrior of Beowulf Wiglaf
a larger than life character in a poem epichero
Beowulf's father Edgetho
where Grendel and his mother live cave
the epic hero in this poem Beowulf
what Grendel symbolizes evil
the monster who is attacking the Danes Grendel
king of the Danes Hrothgar
the only thing that can destroy Herot fire
Beowulf encounters this in his last battle dragon
king of the Geats Higlac
what Beowulf and his men are Geats
the mead hall Herot
relation to Grendel that Beowulf defeats in the second battle Mother
Grendel is a descendant of Cain
name of sword to fight dragon Naegling
Beowulf uses a sword made by ........... to defeat Grendel's mother giants
Unferth's sword Hrunting
Grendel attacks the mead hall at ...... night
the mead hall is empty for ...... twelve years
Beowulf symbolizes good
Beowulf rips off Grendel's ... arm
...... = Immortality Fame
Anglo-Saxon life was ruled by .... fate

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Beowulf Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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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crossword

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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

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Myths and Legends Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

sword
god
unicorn
dragon
monster
hero
King Midas
Heorot
Hrothgar
Grendel
Beowulf
Labyrinth
Crete
Minotaur
Theseus

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from Beowulf Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

Hrunting
Edgetho
Brecca
Unferth
Grendel
Wiglaf
Hrothgar
Geat
Thane
Hrethel
Herot
Beowulf
dragon

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Beowulf Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

King of the geats Hygelac
Beowulf and wiglaf family name Waeglmunding
Hrothgar’s famous mead hall Heoror
First danish king Scyid
Hero that defeats Grendel Beowulf
Beowulf sword Naegling
Had a swimming Breca
King of danes Hrothgar
Hrothgar’s poeple Danes
Names of the sword that unferth lent to Beowulf to fight Grendel mother Hronting
An Anglo -Saxon poet historian and singer Scop
Location of the geats Sweden
Queen of the geats Hygd

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Grendel Crossword Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

Hrunting
Warrior
Wiglaf
Wulfgar
Dragon
Danes
Hrothgar
Beowulf
Herot
Grendel

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