afaiteement (c.1165)

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afaiteement (c.1165)

[ FEW: 24,244b *affactare; Gdf: 1,127a afaitiement; GdfC: ; TL: 1,173 afaitier (afaitieement); DEAF: ; DMF:  affaitiement; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
afeiteiement,  afetément;  afeitieement,  afaitement  

adv.

1courteously, decorously
( c.1165; MS: s.xiii2 )  Entur la dame bonement Serveit mut afeitieement  380
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  del respundre n’est lent, Einz li ad respundu mut afaiteement  2252
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  s’aprochat pur A. baiser, E son cosin afaitement (l. afaitément) acoler  (B) 11340
demurely
( c.1275; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Les eus tynt clos afetément  4516
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