ahan (s.xii¼)

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ahan (s.xii¼)

[ FEW: 24,240a *afannare; Gdf: 1,172b ahan; GdfC: ; TL: 1,219 ahan; DEAF: ; DMF:  ahan; TLF:  ahan; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
achan;  haan,  hahan,  han,  haun,  adhan  

s.

1hardship, suffering
( s.xii¼; MS: s.xiv1 )  Or ad un an Que avez suffert de mer le han  546
( c.1185; MS: s.xiiim )  Si k’a vint jurz avra un an Ke ai sufert travail e achan  1642
( MS: s.xiiiex )  De le ber ke ele duna a Tritran [sic] Dunt pus sufret si grant adhan  28
distress, affliction
( MS: c.1300 )  le travail e le haan Ke Judas suffre  17
also_fig. trouble, pains
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  Asez ot guere e grant ahan  1656
faire ahan a
to cause trouble to
( MS: s.xivin )  Coment oscist de Tyr le chan, A meynt paen fist haan  21
mettre en ahan
to cause trouble for
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  Cist metra, si il poet, dan Gudmod en ahan  3327
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