afilé (c.1170)

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afilé (c.1170)

[ FEW: 3,532a filum; Gdf: ; GdfC: 8,40c afiler (afilé); TL: 1,188 afiler (afilé); DEAF: ; DMF:  affiler; TLF:  affiler 1; OED:  affile v. 1; MED:  affilen v.; DMLBS: 49a affilare 2 ]
afilee,  affilé  


1honed, sharpened
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiim )  Un grant cop mult plener de sun brant afilez  (O) 4775, quick
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  Tant unt la lange affilee, De teu dolur envenimé  879
( c.1305; MS: s.xiv1/3 )  Ceo fet li faus losengur de parole afilé  70


1stroke, swipe of the razor
( s.xiv1; MS: s.xivm )  (wine) ret cum rasoure de gyngaunt qe ret (=shaves) mil moignes a un afilee  575 (A)
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