amesson (s.xiii2/4)

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amesson (s.xiii2/4)

[ FEW: 4,380a hamus; Gdf: ; GdfC: 8,101a ameçon; TL: 1,332 ameçon; DEAF:  aim (ameçon); DMF:  hameçon; TLF:  hameçon; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 1133b hamus ]
amaçon,  hameçon  


( c.1290; MS: s.xv1 )  Je vy un petit nein Pres d’une rivier (M.E. beke) […]. En sa main tient une amesson; Pescher vouloit du poischon  (O) 336rb
( c.1360-79; MS: s.xivex )  Tu es ly pescheur infernal, Q'ové t'amaçon  (ed. ta maçon) soubtilement Dedeinz le pomme q'ert mortel  8571
fig.implementhook, catch
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  notez que totes icés choses devant dites (=bitter medicine) doit l'en doner oveques mel, car tant dementiers que les vers atraient le mel, la queu chose lor delite mult, si atraient o tot les choses ameres qui les tue[nt] et si sont deceuz en teu maniere a droit quant li hameçon est repost desoz la viande  i 220
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