suier1 (c.1250)

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suier1 (c.1250)

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[FEW: 3,322a exsucare; Gdf: 7,588a suer 2; GdfC: ; TL: 9,1064 süer; DEAF:  essuier (suier); DMF:  suer 2; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
suer,  suwer  

v.a.

1to wipe dry
( c.1250; MS: s.xv1 )  extergere: suer  ii 86.170
( s.xivin; MS: s.xiv1 )  des lermes ses pez lava, E des chevus les sua  44
( c.1325; MS: c.1325 )  de ses lerms lavat les pees Jhesus, et puys les suat de la chevous de sa teste  42.12
( c.1334; MS: s.xivm )  un drap pur suer ses eux de lermes  167.9
( s.xiv2; MS: s.xiv2 )  Ad croulemen dé meins: ne les suiés pas multens quant les avrez lavé  ii 235
2to wipe off, clean
( c.1250; MS: s.xv1 )  Voz coteles bien suerez (M.E. wypeth)  (O) 333ra
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivin )  e ke la paele seit bien neire e bien sué de un drap  (A) 12.5
( 1430; MS: s.xv2/4 )  Sur le naperoun voz mains suetz, Ne frotez voz gencies  (A) 152
to wipe (away)
( c.1270; MS: s.xivin )  chescun lerme de lur oez Deus suira  1234

v.refl.

1to clean oneself, wipe oneself down
( s.xivin; MS: 1382 )  F[emme] aprés suour se sue (M.E. here wipith)  241
essuier 
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