gable2 (s.xii1)

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gable2 (s.xii1)


[ FEW: 16,747b gæbul; Gdf: 4,198b gable 1; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: G19 gable 1; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  gavel n.1; MED:  gavel n.1; DMLBS: 1043c gabulum 1 ]


1finan.profit, interest (from usury)
( c.1305; MS: s.xiv1/3 )  treis pouches de coilete (var. cuyler; coileit) de usure et de gable  458
doner a gable lend at interest
( s.xiiim; MS: s.xiiim )  Ces furent usurers Qui soleient doner a gable lur deners  84
doner a gable a lend at interest to
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  kar pecché est li chatel (=wealth, capital) au diable, ke il doune a peccheours a usure e a gable de peine  84.8
prendre gable borrow at interest
( s.xii1; MS: s.xiim )  Jable prist (var. Gable prent (B)MS: s.xiiiex) li fels, e nel rendrat; li justes acertes dunet e livret  62.XXXVI.21
prester a gable lend at interest
( s.xiii; MS: s.xiv1 ) Tus iceus furent usurers Ki pristerent (l. presterent) a gable lur deners  88
gabler  gableur  gablier  scogable 
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