word-cwide, m.n: a saying, words; speech, language.
Pictures from today’s Old English Wæter-hord at Somerset House, a Midsummer Water Day event.
Old English magnetic poetry: fantwæter nicor lagufæðme lagu baptismal water – water monster (hippo?) – watery embrace – WATER!
Wordhorders tweeted their favourite Old English water words throughout the day.
A more extensive Old English water poem with a German title
Inventive Old English: mere-cwen for ‘sea-queen’. Also a shark and an electric eel.
Vicky and Fran reading some Orosius
Carl and Zach reading about the Flood in Old English
James sharing the Old English poem ‘The Whale’ — see blog post on fastitocalon
Jellyfish enjoying listening to Old English poetry!
Fill in the blank in the manuscript with Old English Exodus…Moses parts the Red Sea!