sceaft

sceaft, m.n: creation, origin; a creation, what is created, a creature. (SHAY-oft)

This week’s Wordhord Wednesday post is on the concept of nature in Anglo-Saxon England. Read it on Patreon.

The first and second days of Creation. Picture Bible. France, c. 1244-1254. Morgan Library & Museum, MS M.638, f. 1r. [ica.themorgan.org]

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