harrou (c.1165)

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harrou (c.1165)


[ FEW: 16,150b *hara 1; Gdf: 4,426c haro; GdfC: ; TL: 4,928 haro!; DEAF: H166 hara 1 (haro); DMF:  haro; TLF:  haro; OED:  harrow int.; MED:  harou interj. and n.; DMLBS: 1136c harou ]
hareu,  haro;  herrow,  halos  


1Hey!, Help! (call for attention by someone who needs help)
( c.1165; MS: s.xiii2 )  Haro, haro, [sa] aidez mei!  100.33
( c.1360-79; MS: s.xivex )  C’est cil q’aprent au voisinage Parler ce dolourous language, Que leur fait dire, 'Herrow, helas!'  6945


1 cry for help (?)
( s.xiii3/4; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Si jo cour. C’est un fous. Si je ne cour. C’est un halos  47.13
crier harrou
1to cry for help, call for assistance
( 1325 )  Robert trova le dit Richard brayaunt et criaunt harrou sanz avoir conissance de nul home  iv 156
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