Fiportz (1355-64)

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Fiportz (1355-64)

[ FEW: ; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  port n.1 (the five ports); MED:  port n.2 (the five portes); DMLBS: ]
Compound with M.E. (?)


1toponymCinque Ports, a group of sea-ports on the south-east coast of England
( 1355-64; MS: s.xivex )  auxi ne ly voloit  (ed. noloit) doner sa avaunt dit feile (=fille) , mais feigna somouns sure le Roy de Engleter a venire a soun parlement pur forfaitz qe lez Fiports avoint fait sur mere as Normauntz  14
( a.1399; MS: a.1399 )  Les Fipportes porterount une baudekyn de drape dore (l. doré, d'ore) sour quater bastounes amount luy  109.2
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