bisexte (1113-19)

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bisexte (1113-19)

[ FEW: 1,381b bissextus; Gdf: 1,632c besistre 1; GdfC: ; TL: 1,982 bisseste; DEAF:  bisseste; DMF:  bissexte; TLF:  bissexte; OED:  bissext n.; MED:  bisext n.; DMLBS: 201b bissextus ]
bisext;  besexte,  bissexte  


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( c.1334; MS: s.xivm )  le primer an aprés le bisext  112.27
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( 1113-19; MS: s.xii2 )  Ceo sunt .xx. e. iiii. hures Dunt nus faimes un jur [...] Al quart an par raisun, Que nus ‘bisexte’ apelum  2090
( 1256; MS: c.1300 )  Bissexte est un jor de l’an Ke jamés, for le quart an, Ne vent  1173
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii2/4 )  trop grant bisexte i fist Simun  2038
( 1260; MS: s.xiv1/3 )  pur le peril que purreit avenir par bisext ou en autre manere  186
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