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DIMEV 5864
NIMEV 3699.55
Thou wisdom that creepedest out of Gods mouth
Translation of the Advent antiphon, O Sapientia — two couplets in a Latin prose sermon
Note: For a different version, see 4044.
Subjects: sapientia ; translations; antiphons
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Worcester, Worcester Cathedral Library F.126, f. 28
Transcription:
Þu wysdom þat crepedest out of Godes mouþe
þat rechest frame est to west, fram norþ to souþ
þat alle þynges mades throw þy myth
come to tech vs þe wey of flyth
Note: Written as prose.
Editions:
Wenzel, Siegfried. “Unrecorded Middle-English Verses.” Anglia 92 (1974): 55-78: 72.