Grendel's mother, who lived at the bottom of a lake in a cave. She was heartbroken and spiteful when she discovered her son, Grendel, had been killed by Beowulf. She later faced Beowulf in her cave and was killed.
This appears to be the sword that was to heavy for an average man, but Beowulf was able to carry it and with one swing kill Grendels mother
Name: Grendel Area of Origin: Old England Grendel is one of three main antagonists in the Anglo-Saxon epic poem Beowulf (AD 700-1000), the other two being Grendel’s own mother and the dragon. Grendel’s description varies according to multiple...
Grendel’s mother - An unnamed swamp-hag, Grendel’s mother seems to possess fewer human qualities than Grendel, although her terrorization of Heorot is explained by her desire for vengeance—a human motivation.