umbrage (s.xiiex)

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umbrage (s.xiiex)

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[ FEW: 14,22b umbra 1; Gdf: 5,595a ombrage; GdfC: 10,230b ombrage; TL: 6,1079 ombrage 2; DEAF:  ombrage 1; DMF:  ombrage; TLF:  ombrage; OED:  umbrage n.; MED:  umbrage n.; DMLBS: 34574c umbraticus ]


1shade, shadow
( s.xiiex; MS: c.1300 )  Quant il est dedenz sa cage, S'il veit le bois e l'umbrage  1182
( s.xiiiin; MS: c.1300 )  mult estoit de juvene age, Plus fut ele colour ke rose en umbrage  373
( c.1360-79; MS: s.xivex )  Ly fresnes porte resemblance, Car soutz l'ombrage q'est fresine N'est plante n'erbe que crescance Avoir porra, mais descrescance; Trop est la fresne malveisine  6891
shelter, protection
( 1285 )  meffesours [...] illoekes (= in taverns) querent umbrage, attendanz e geitant lor tens de mal fere  i 102
umbrai  umbraier  umbrail  umbraunce  umbre  umbrelenc  umbrer#1  umbrere  umbrous 
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