The Wife's Lament Pages

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Welcome to the Wife's Lament Information and Translation Pages


The Wife's Lament web is intended to inform people about many important aspects of this short poem from the Exeter Manuscript and offer help with translating the poem.


These pages are the outgrowth of interest in Anglo-Saxon and Anglo-Saxon translation amongst the students at Utah Valley State College.


The Wife's Lament Pages have been created by Ellen Amatangelo with support from Dr. Rick McDonald.  These pages testify to the dedicated work undergraduate students produce at Utah Valley State College.