WEARP

AcronymDefinition
WEARPWork Evidence and Assessment Recording Packs (UK)
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The loom is depicted deftly and, with the wefle and the wearp, it is more technically detailed than the Latin loom.
paet gesyne wearp, widcup werum, paette wrecend pa gyt lifde aefter lapum, lange prage, aefter gu??ceare; Grendles modor, ides aglaecwif yrmpe gemunde, se pe waeteregesan wunian scolde, cealde streamas, sipdan Cain wear??
(For a different opinion, see Shippey, who argues that, rather than viewing Cynewulf's Impetuous rushing out to attack his enemy as a "disastrous mistake," an Anglo-Saxon audience may have admired Cynewulf's "furious hatred" and "impetuous courage" ["Boar and Badger": 221-22].) The annalist also reports that, after the king's attendants were alerted by the woman's screams, "pa pider urnon swa hwelc swa ponne gearo wearp ond radost" [they ran there (to the bower), whoever was ready and (whoever was) quickest].
(For a different opinion see Shippey, who argues that, rather than viewing Cynewulf's impetuous rushing out to attack his enemy as a "disastrous mistake," an Anglo-Saxon audience may have admired Cynewulf's "furious hatred" and "impetuous courage" ["Boar and Badger": 221-22].) The annalist also reports that, after the kings attendants were alerted by the woman's screams, "pa pider urnon swa hwelc swa ponne gearo wearp ond radost" [they ran there (to the bower), whoever was ready and (whoever was) quickest].
He pa faestlice swa dyde swa heo behead hine pam scyccelse ongyrede pe he mid bewaefed waes on baeclincg gewend hire to wearp