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Who is heorot in Beowulf?

Herot is the mead hall in Hrothgar's palace. Hrothgar is the king of Scandanavia in the story. Herot is where Hrothgar's men were killed by Grendel and where Grendel was defea (MORE)
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Who was Hildeburh in Beowulf?

Hildeburh, introduced in line 1071 of the poem, Beowulf, is the daughter of the Danish King Hoc and the wife of Finn, King of the Frisians. Her story is sung by a scop during (MORE)

What is Beowulf about?

Beowulf is about the journey of Beowulf. It is a story of 3 agons (or struggles). The first struggle is with the monster Grendel. This fight occurs during Beowulf's zenith. Th (MORE)
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Who or what is hrunting in beowulf?

The Sword given to Beowulf by Unferth, to indicate that Beowulf is much more capable than Unferth is himself.
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Who was brecca in Beowulf?

Breca the Bronding (sometimes spelled Breoca) was a Bronding who, according to the Anglo-Saxon poem Beowulf, was Beowulf's childhood friend. Breca defeated him in a swimming m (MORE)

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What is the poem Beowulf about?

The poem Beowulf is about Beowulf Beowulf, a young warrior in Geatland (southwestern Sweden), comes to the Scyldings' aid, bringing with him 14 of his finest men. Hrothgar on (MORE)

Who was Beowulf and what did he do?

Beowulf is a hero character in the film or the poem of Beowulf. In the story he kills a monster called Grendel who didn't allow people to have feast in the mead Hall { a big h (MORE)

When was Beowulf written?

Beowulf is an Old English heroic epic poem of unknown authorship,  dating as recorded in the Nowell Codex manuscript from between the  8th and the early 11th century, set in (MORE)

Who Is The author of Beowulf is?

The author of the Anglo-Saxon poem, Beowulf is unknown. The date it was written is between the 8th and 11th centuries, AD. The author was probably a Christian who observed cou (MORE)

Who is Odin in Beowulf?

Odin does not appear in Beowulf, nor does his alter ego Grim. There  are no references to one-eyed strangers either. It should be  remembered that Odin would have been known (MORE)