beter1 (s.xii1/3)

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beter1 (s.xii1/3)

[ FEW: 1,345a *bettare; Gdf: 1,641a beter 2; GdfC: ; TL: 1,956 beter 2; DEAF:  beter 2; DMF:  béter 2; TLF: ; OED: ; MED:  se n. 1; DMLBS: ]

v.n. congeal, coagulate
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  (in dysentery) le sans decort dou membre chaut [...] as membres froiz [...] et s’en ist tot betez et amoncelez  i 221


1toponymRed (Sea)
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Encerché ad A. les mers caspien[e]s [...] Les ruges, les betees [...]  6594
la Mer Betee
1 toponym Ocean
( MS: s.xii2 ) oceanum, garsecg: mer betee  35.1
2toponymthe Red Sea
( s.xii1/3; MS: c.1200 )  pere esprovee Ke l’en trove en Mer Bete[e] (Latin: in mari Rubro)  245.1280
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