Ismaelite (s.xii1)

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Ismaelite (s.xii1)


[ FEW: ; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF:  ismaelite; TLF:  ismaélite; OED:  Ismaelite n. (and adj.) / Ishmael n. (Ishmaelite); MED:  Ismaelites; DMLBS: 1487c Ismaelita ]
Ysmaelite;  Hysmaelite  


1demonymBibl.theol.Ishmaelite, pertaining to the descendants of Ishmael (used for Arabs or Muslims in general)
( s.xiii3/4; MS: c.1275 )  Quant je fu en Sichimis e mun frere Ruben en Dothaym, nostre frere Judas le (=Joseph) vendi a marchanz hysmaelites e Ruben fu mult corucé car il le voloit sauver e rendre au pere  615


1demonymBibl.theol.Ishmaelite, descendant of Ishmael (used for Arabs or Muslims in general)
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 )  Kar il purpenserent uniement; ensemble encuntre tei testament ordenerent, les tabernacles des Idumiens e Ismaelite [sic]  92.82.5
( c.1230; MS: 1275-85 )  En cest pais sunt Sarazin [...]; E Agaren iloc resunt [...]; E la resunt Ysmaelite, Ke de Ysmael sunt issi dite  852
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