enmegrir (c.1136-37)

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enmegrir (c.1136-37)

[ FEW: 6/i,7b macer; Gdf: 3,202a enmegrir; GdfC: 9,436b emmaigrir /8,95b amaigrir; TL: 3,450 enmaigrir /1,321 amaigrir; DEAF:  maigre (enmaigrir) / maigre (amaigrir); DMF:  emmaigrir / emmaigrer / amaigrir; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
enmegrer,  enmegrier,  enmegrir;  emmegrir;  amegrer,  amegrier,  amegrir  


1to slim
( MS: s.xivm )  Pur enmegrer ceus que sunt troup crasse  99


1to be lean, lose weight, become thin
( 1268; MS: c.1300 )  (Sinners should learn the relevant remedies for sin:) Sicum encuntre lecherie Jeuner ke (=in order that) le char enmegrie  10378
( c.1270; MS: s.xiv1/3 )  tel leter e tel rewayn fet lez vaches amegrer e afebler  284.c55
( MS: 1272-82 )  Cel mal ad oysel [...] ki soudeinement enmegrist  221D
( MS: s.xiiiex )  maceo: enmegrir  ii 165
( MS: s.xiiiex )  macero (l. maceo): enmegrir  ii 165
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  e trop enmegrist e son groyn par famine enneyrsist  56


1to grow thin
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  De jeuner et de vellier s’amegri  761
( MS: s.xiii3/4 )  Un beivre qui bien l’usera, Sachés bien si s’enmegra  164.476


1emaciated, lean
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  Quant veit sa femme enpalie E veit la feble e enmegrie [...]  2644
( 1304 )  par quey qe les bestis le tenant sunt enmegris  32-33 Ed I 235
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