aubun (s.xii2)

Browse the Dictionary


Search Results

Your search results will appear here.

aubun (s.xii2)

[ FEW: 24,303b albumen; Gdf: 1,212c albun /1,494b aubun; GdfC: ; TL: 1,663 aubun; DEAF: ; DMF:  aubun; TLF: ; OED:  albumen n.; MED: ; DMLBS: 58a albumen ]
aubon,  aubume;  aboun,  abun;  albume,  albun;  ambon;  haubun, 
pl. aubeaux  17.30  


1zool.white (of egg), albumen
( MS: s.xii2 )  si pernez l’albun des oes  182
( c.1290; MS: s.xivin )  le aubume (M.E. þe wyte of hey)  171
2anat.white (of eye)
( s.xivin; MS: 1382 )  Albume de l’oiel et chacie (M.E. Whyte of the ee and goune)  17
aubun de, aubun del oef
1zool.albumen, egg-white
( c.1240; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  une penne mise en aubun de oef  56.xxxvi
( MS: c.1250 )  hoc albumen: aubun de oef  i 415
( s.xiv2; MS: s.xiv2 )  Puis pernez mel e aboun de oef  ii 208
This is an AND2 Phase 1 (A-E) entry © 2000-2006 The Anglo-Norman Dictionary. On-line entry partially revised after the print version of AND2 went to press (2007-03-22) The printed edition of AND2 A-E is published by Taylor & Francis for the MHRA, sole owners of the print-media publication rights. All other rights reserved. Digitisation funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of the United Kingdom.