Essay Archive - Beowulf: Character Analysis
Beowulf: Character Analysis
When he arrived at the Danish land, Beowulf was a young man seeking
adventure and glory. Beowulf was distinguished among his people, the Geats, for
his bravery. As a young man Beowulf fought in many battles and as a result
showed his great character to others.
Beowulf had many characteristics which helped him to succeed in battle.
As a young man, Beowulf was known as the strongest man alive. His strength
allowed him to dominate in battle. If it were not for his pure strength, he
would not have been able to defeat Grendel, for weapons would not work. By