brande (s.xii¼)

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brande (s.xii¼)

[ FEW: 15/i,244b brand 1; Gdf: ; GdfC: 8,367a brande; TL: 1,1120 brande; DEAF:  brande; DMF:  brande; TLF:  brande; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
braunde;  blande  

s.

1bot.trees(swaying) branch
( c.1275; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Les oyseus en pes demurerent [...]. Ceus sur braunde se tyndrent en pes  5167
estre en brande
1emotionto be agitated, worried
( c.1185 )  Or sunt en brande et en pour  2602
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  Ne seez [...] mes en brande Pur nule faute de viande  1258
2to be impatient
( c.1185 )  El ne seit neent Qui le cheval ot guaainé; [...] La dameisele est mult en brande  9707
3to be in danger
( s.xii¼; MS: s.xiv1 )  Pour lur surt forment grande Que lur nef est tut en brande  900
( c.1240; MS: c.1300 )  tuz jurs sumes en brande De folie fere ke al malfé place  18.128
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