Beowulf showed many characteristics of an Epic Hero. One of them was his humility. He showed his humility by volunteering to help the Danes, even though he did not know them and wasn't affected by their problems.
In the story Beowulf travels to many places to solve their problems. He travels to faraway places planning to help them.
Beowulf is a great warrior. He defeated Grendel, Grendel's mother, a dragon, and many unnamed creatures.
Since Beowulf has traveled to far away lands, his reputation has come with him. People know him by his deeds told by others who have met him. People know his reputation even before he introduces himself.
And that is the story of the great hero Beowulf!
Beowulf fought many strange enemies including a dragon, which was his final battle.
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Beowulf is of a noble birth because he is related to a king.