Anglo-Saxon Letter Divination

Anglo- Saxon Alphabet Divination

A He gangeð & beð his siðfæt, gesund.

He goes & his business healthy.

B God þu finst, gyf ðu hit on ginst 7 Þe bið wel.

Good will find, if you get on with it and stay well.

C Blitðness getacnað, nis hit on ðissum leohte.

Joy is fortold, but not in this world.

D Ne gewealdist þu tþas ðu wult ne þu hit æfrefintist.

You would get it or find it.

E Becume blisseðe, 7 þu bist symbel gesund.

Be happy and you will be healthy.

F Tacnað  deoþ fram deaþ; onþyssum geare bide god godes.

Death from death, this year you will be with good God.

G Þu scealt geðeon beþisse geðohtunge.

You’ll prosper from this idea.

H Þaet ðe ne biþ geseald; þenc þu on oðer.

That won’t work, think of something else.

I Ongin þat þu wille, þæt þe bið geendeod.

Try whatever you want, it will happen.

K Beorh Þæt Þu ne gange on freenysse.

Look out you don’t get in trouble.

L Here ðu god on ealle tid pines lives.

Always let your conscience be your guide.

M God þe gemicla þaet ðe forþ gespewð 7 þu don wilt.

God will give you strength to do what you need to do.

N Hylt ðu aet donne; ne bið seald þinum daedum.

Stop what you are doing, no good will come of this.

O Ealle frið sumaþ God on eallum his mihtum.

All peace comes from Almighty God.

P Gif þu riht nimst, nelt þu wifes wesar.

If you go right, you won’t go wrong.

Q Forðam micel God is 7 nergendlic swyðe 7 ðu finste hisse.

Because God is merciful and great, you will find joy.

R Forlæt alda syn.

Give up old sin.

S Ðu bist hal gyf ðu God gehwyrst, se sit hal 7 mihtig.

You will be healthy if you turn to God who is holy & mighty.

T Ny fyrhtef þa þe onsynnum lyfiað 7 yfel þenað .

Don’t fear those who live in sin and admire evil.

U Blis seoðebiþ geseald 7 wegon geweald.

Joy will be given & away.

X Blise 7 weg 7 ece lif.

Joy & away & also life.

Y Bycnað sibbe 7 gesynta.

Health and concord will be.

Z Wuldor syðe 7 wurðmynt, Wereda Drihten,

Feder on Foldan, fæ gere ge mæne,

mid sylfan Suno 7 Soðum Gaste: Amen.

Glory to you and praise, Host Lord,      Father of Fields happily united,      with Your Son & True Spirit, Amen.

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