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 early medieval 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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