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a famous sword that unferth loaned Beowulf
Hrunting
one of hrothgar's warriors, who was jealous of Beowulf and taunted him
Unferth
monster represeting evil and darkness
Grendel
King of Danes
Hrothgar
Delieved a message of welcome to Beowulf from Hrothgar; an attnetent and servant of Hrothgrar
Wulfgar
Stayed with Beowulf to fight the dragon
Wiglaf
Name of the mead hall Hrothgar built
Herot
A strong pause after 2 beats in a-s poetry
caesura
"Went up to herot wonderning what the warriors would do in that hall" is an example of
alliteration
avenged the death of grendel
grendels mom
hrothgars wife, the queen
Welthlow
King of the Geats before Beowulf
Higlac
Swam in the wimming match against Beowulf
Brecca
Beowulf came from
Geat
Became king of Geats
Beowulf
Hrothgar was the king of the ____
Danes