espine (s.xii¼)

Browse the Dictionary

    Loading...

Search Results

Your search results will appear here.

espine (s.xii¼)

[ FEW: 12,177b spina; Gdf: 3,531a espine; GdfC: 9,545a espine; TL: 3,1209 espine; DEAF: ; DMF:  épine; TLF:  épine; OED:  spine n. 1; MED:  spin(e n. 1; DMLBS: 3157b spina ]
epine,  espein;  apine,  esspyne  231 etspyne (l. eçspyne)  126.435
pl. espinaes,  espinys  107  

s.

1bot.thorn
( s.xii¼; MS: s.xiv1 )  as gabs l’aurouent, E d’espines coronouent  1288
( 1213; MS: 1213 )  si se despoilla tot nu E pues al roncinei se mist […] Parmi ces orties poingnantes E par ces espinaes trenchantes  36va
( c.1235; MS: c.1235 )  A clous le (=J.C.) afferma [...] De espines curuna  238
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiv )  Pur apine. Si fer, fust u apine seit sailli en cors u en pié u aillurs [...]  137
( MS: s.xiii2 )  sentes: (C) espines(var. spy (L)MS: xiii/xiv)  ii 76
bot.treesthorn-bush
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Candace fu bele, blanche cum flur d’espine  7751
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  mort l’ad trebuchié el tai lez une espine  1669
( c.1235; MS: c.1235 )  Mes sul Auban i est [...] Entre espines ki va e les cailloz menu  856
( 1287-97 )  s’il eyt mester de espynes ou d’autre ramil pur fere closture [...]  137
zool.anat.spine (of hedgehog)
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  le hericeon od les espinez  58
2bot.thistle
( MS: s.xiii/xiv )  tribulos: (L) espines(var. rounces (C)MS: xiii2; carduns (D)MS: xiii/xiv)  ii 76
neire espine
neir
spine 
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.
espine