endeble (c.1150)

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endeble (c.1150)

[ FEW: 3,22a debilis; Gdf: 3,127c endeble; GdfC: ; TL: 3,276 endeble; DEAF: ; DMF:  endeble; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
endeible,  endieble,  endebbla  

a.

1weak, feeble
( c.1150; MS: c.1300 )  Ci recovent a esclarier Ço k’il (=Solomon) li rovet esdrescer (=raise up) Come se fust endeble chose  3319
( MS: s.xii2 ) debilis: lama, endebbla  41.62
( s.xii4/4; MS: s.xiii )  Pale de vis, de cors endeble  (D) 1973
weak, thin
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  La chace fu plener[e] e feble ly fuirs, Et feble (var. Endeble (C)MS: s.xiiim) la defense  3011
infirm
( s.xii2; MS: s.xiiex )  Uns des fiz Jonathas i est remes si est endieble des piez  70
morally weak
( 1213; MS: 1213 )  Qui tant sui veins, enferms, endeible, Encombré de mes pecchiez  108rb
endebler 
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