barbarie (s.xii3/4)

Browse the Dictionary


Search Results

Your search results will appear here.

barbarie (s.xii3/4)

[ FEW: 1,248a Barbaria; Gdf: ; GdfC: 8,289b barbarie; TL: ; DEAF:  barbarie; DMF:  barbarie; TLF:  barbarie; OED:  Barbary n.; MED:  barbarie n.; DMLBS: 181b barbaricus /181b barbaries ]


1Islambarbarian, i.e. non-Christian, Saracen
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Puis vet en Egypte, par terre barbarie  1106
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  (Darius’s messengers) Vont quere Alisandre vers terre barbarie  1375
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Conquis ad tote Egypte, e terre barbarie  2372


1toponymIslambarbarian. i.e. non-Christian country, Saracen country in the north of Africa
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii2/4 )  Dunt li todnier le maneçat [...] Que vendu serreit erraument En la luintaine barbarie  2845
( MS: s.xiiim )  Ceste terre [...] ke Aufrike est apelee […] embrace mut de Inde et de Mauretainne, ki est Ethiope, Egipte, Barbarie, Bugie e tute la terre l’emir Mumelin  138 (A)
en barbarie
( s.xivm; MS: c.1400 )  le treitour G. ly dist en reprovant coment il ly avoit fet despit et luy despersoné en barbarie devant grants seignurs  216.26
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.