Which country is the setting for Beowulf?

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cmcqueeney eNotes educator| Certified Educator

The story of Beowulf takes place mostly in Hrothgar's kingdom which is in Denmark.  After defeating Grendel and his mother, Beowulf returns to his own country which is the Danish kingdom.

renelane eNotes educator| Certified Educator

The setting takes place in Denmark and Geatland (a region now part of southern Sweden).