This is a work of uncertain date, celebrating the Battle of Maldon of , at which the Anglo-Saxons failed to prevent a Viking invasion. Beowulf is the most famous work in Old English, and has achieved national epic status in England, despite being set in Scandinavia. The only surviving manuscript is the Nowell Codex , the precise date of which is debated, but most estimates place it close to the year Beowulf is the conventional title,  and its composition is dated between the 8th   and the early 11th century.
It is a popular misconception  that the term "woman" is etymologically connected to "womb". The Venus symbol also represented femininity , and in ancient alchemy stood for copper. Alchemists constructed the symbol from a circle representing spirit above an equilateral cross representing matter. The word woman can be used generally, to mean any female human, or specifically, to mean an adult female human as contrasted with girl. The word girl originally meant "young person of either sex" in English;  it was only around the beginning of the 16th century that it came to mean specifically a female child.
What is it with animated cartoons using roller derby as a go to? Marge Simpson has done it. Peggy Hill did it. Futurama kinda did it. It think even Seth McFarlane took a crack at it in one of his awful shows.