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Wonderful Maiden

English Old (ca.450-1100) translation: mægð scyne

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18:37 Jun 28, 2004
English to English Old (ca.450-1100) translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: Wonderful Maiden
Do not ask me why, but I need to know how to translate "Beautiful maiden" into Old English (i.e. the language of Beowulf). Alternative slight variations may be welcome, provided you explain their literal meanings.
Nicola (Mr.) Nobili
Italy
Local time: 04:56
English Old (ca.450-1100) translation:mægð scyne
Explanation:
You probably mean this expression (verse 3016)
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Hans G. Liepert
Switzerland
Local time: 04:56
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3mægð scyne
Hans G. Liepert


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wonderful maiden
mægð scyne


Explanation:
You probably mean this expression (verse 3016)

Hans G. Liepert
Switzerland
Local time: 04:56
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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