irreverence (s.xiii2/4)

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irreverence (s.xiii2/4)


[ FEW: 4,815b irreverens; Gdf: ; GdfC: 10,33a irreverence; TL: 4,1463 irreverence; DEAF: I447 irreverence; DMF:  irrévérence; TLF:  irrévérence; OED:  irreverence n.; MED:  irreverence n.; DMLBS: 1482c irreverentia ]


1theol.irreverence, disrespect to a person or thing held sacred or worthy of honour
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiiim )  E pur ço fet celuy grant hunte e grant irreverence a Jhesu le Fiz Deu ki se prent as paroles rimees [e curioses]  46.17.23
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Aprés ceo veez si vus avez pecché [...] de cestes choses [...]. De venir enviz a mostier, ou tard ou perceusement, de dissolucion, de la irreverence la devant Deu [...]  110.9
( c.1360-79; MS: s.xivex )  Car moult sovent par ton salu Et ton bon dit il t’ad rendu Et maldit et irreverence  3960
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