teise (s.xiiiin)

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teise (s.xiiiin)

teice,  tese,  toise  


1unittoise, fathom
( s.xiii1/3; MS: s.xiiim )  Treis teises del cors (= of dragon) en ad trenché  7365
( MS: 1419 )  qe paveours ne preignent pur la teyse de vij pees et demi fors ij deniers  731
2unitmeasure of area
( 1272-1307 )  pur la toyse faire du paviment bien et loiaument, ceo est a savoir vij pees dimy de lunge et de lee j pee  100
a lunge teise
1for a long time
( s.xivin; MS: c.1330 )  E lur peynes touz jours durount A lounge teyce  36.18
2in the long run
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii2/4 )  Mult lui vaudrat a lunge teise  52
3for long
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii2/4 )  N'avrat duree a lunge teise  4578
This is an AND1 entry © MHRA 1977-1992: reproduced with permission. Digitisation funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of the United Kingdom.