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corner3 (s.xii3/4)

[ FEW: 2/ii,1193b cornu; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,202c corner; TL: 2,875 corner; DEAF:  cor 1 (corner); DMF:  corner 1; TLF:  corner 1; OED: ; MED:  cornen v.; DMLBS: 492b cornare ]
cornere;  corneer,  corneier,  corneiere,  corniere  


1to blow (horn)
( s.xiiiin; MS: c.1300 )  Boefs corne un corn par moult grant fertez  559
( c.1300; MS: s.xivin )  Ausi deit corner corns e ferir tabors  ii 142
( s.xiv1/4; MS: s.xivm )  dunkes voil jeo corneer un moot  134


1to blow
( c.1250; MS: s.xv1 )  Il y ad suffler, venter & corneier (M.E. hornblowe)  (O) 333va
( MS: s.xiiiex )  lituo: corner  ii 56
( s.xiv1; MS: s.xiv4/4 )  corneiez od le corn  18.L89
( MS: s.xivex )  de corniere al gopil  (C) 171r
( s.xvin; MS: s.xv1 )  le venour […] corneie (M.E. corneþ) Quaunt chas prent pur quer preye  5.13
to trumpet
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  E si nus fetes la bicorne De part le deable ki vus corne  1372
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  li diable met sa bouche aval a sa oreille e li corne quanke li plest  43.20
2(of ears) to ring
( s.xii2; MS: s.xiiex )  a cez ki l’orrunt tut les orilles lur en cornerunt  219
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  nule dolur el chef, ne les oreilles ne corneront pas  i 228

1(of ears) ringing
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  dolur el front et les oreilles cornanz  i 228


1blast on horn
( s.xii2; MS: s.xiiex )  Icest corner fud signe de victorie  23
( 1285-1330 )  pur ceo qe par une legere crie ou corner […] purra le poeple tost estre moult afraé  410.2
( s.xiv1/4; MS: s.xivm )  chescun homme […] puet conustre en quel point vous estes […] par vostre corneer  119
corner sun eire
1to signal someone’s journey, arrival, to blow trumpets along someone’s route
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Quatre mestre corneur ont son eire corné; Les barouns de la vile ont les chemins paré  119
corner jur, corner le jur
1to proclaim daybreak
( c.1185; MS: s.xiiim )  Li gueite el chastel corneit jur  4543
( s.xiiiin; MS: c.1300 )  les geites […] Par les murs ont le jur corné  18838
corner a laver
1to blow a horn to give the signal for washing
( s.xivin; MS: c.1335 )  descendy de la tour, si fist corner a laver  13.36
corner la menee
corner prise
corner recreue
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