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Cynewulf

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(late 8th–9th centuries), Anglo-Saxon poet. Modern scholarship attributes four poems to him: Juliana, Elene, The Fates of the Apostles, and Christ II. Each of these is inscribed with his name in runes in Anglo-Saxon collections.

Subjects: Literature.


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