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conversion (c.1170)

[ FEW: 2/ii,1133a conversio; Gdf: 2,288a conversion; GdfC: 9,190b conversion; TL: 2,818 conversïon; DEAF:  conversïon; DMF:  conversion; TLF:  conversion; OED:  conversion n.; MED:  conversioun n.; DMLBS: 480c conversio ]
converciun,  conversioun,  conversiun;  cunversion  


( 1214-16 )  por ço qe la convers[i]on Des Engleis dom faz mention Ert faite par cestui Gregoire  2173
( a.1399 )  aprés le fest del conversioun de seint Paule  117.20
2eccl.entry into religious life
( 1213; MS: 1213 )  molt ot grant perfection Benoit en sa conversion  34va
3way of life
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  G. le felun Ke ne creit nostre Deu ne sa conversion  3024
4astron.(of sun) conversion, the action of turning round
( 1271-72; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  mes le dustre bien porveu le deit eschuire ce ke est a venir, ke la conversion del solail mué ne nuisse pas le jour  98.6
aver conversion
1to live
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Le roy […] La vout geter de sa maison U ele aveit conversion  1282
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