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Air worms and fire breathing dragons: Old English animal stories with Hana Videen

Air worms and fire breathing dragons: Old English animal stories with Hana Videen

Update: 2024-05-02
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982. This week, we delve into the fascinating world of Old English with medievalist Hana Videen, author of "The Deorhord."  We'll uncover the secrets of Old English animal names, from "walking weaver" for spider to the ominous "unland" for a whale's deceptive island. 

Find Hana Videen at https://OldEnglishWordhord.com/

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Air worms and fire breathing dragons: Old English animal stories with Hana Videen

Air worms and fire breathing dragons: Old English animal stories with Hana Videen

Mignon Fogarty, Hana Videen