congeier (c.1170)

Browse the Dictionary


Search Results

Your search results will appear here.

congeier (c.1170)

[ FEW: 2/ii,947a commeatus; Gdf: 2,237c congeer; GdfC: ; TL: 2,688 congeer; DEAF:  congié (congeer); DMF:  congéer; TLF: ; OED:  congee v.; MED:  congeien v.; DMLBS: ]
congoier;  cunger,  cungeer,  cungeier;  conger,  counger;  coungeier  

v.a. license
( c.1365; MS: s.xiv4/4 )  en cas que jeo serreie congé bachiler en leis  375
( 1373 )  H.B. […] est congiez et licenciez de son provinçal […] pour demourrer […] deinz nostre dite chapelle  i 129
to permit
( 1317 )  il mesmes nus ad coungé par son fet de couper en bois  Ed II xxi 116
2dismiss, send away
( s.xii2; MS: s.xiiex )  E Samuel a itant les cungead, puis chascuns al suen turnad  17
to banish
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  Aprés s’en turna Horn […] Quant li reis Hunlaf l’out cungeié par mal  1981
( s.xii4/4; MS: s.xiii )  Vilment ai esté congeiez, En altres terres eseilliez  (D) 2500
to dismiss, remove from office
( c.1295-98 )  s’il est cupable, qe il soit par le senescal congee  242
This is an AND2 Phase 1 (A-E) entry © 2000-2006 The Anglo-Norman Dictionary. On-line entry partially revised after the print version of AND2 went to press (2007-03-22) The printed edition of AND2 A-E is published by Taylor & Francis for the MHRA, sole owners of the print-media publication rights. All other rights reserved. Digitisation funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of the United Kingdom.