brandon (c.1135)

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brandon (c.1135)

[ FEW: 15/i,243a brand 1; Gdf: ; GdfC: 8,367c brandon; TL: 1,1122 brandon; DEAF:  brant 1 (brandon); DMF:  brandon; TLF:  brandon; OED:  brandon n.; MED:  brandoun n.; DMLBS: 214b Brandones ]
brandun,  braundun  


1firebrand, torch
( c.1135; MS: s.xiii2/4 ) onc a fait cil fuec aporter, Entor li brandons alumer  40.534 (M)
( MS: s.xiii )  torres: branduns, tisuns  ii 112
( MS: c.1250 )  Brandon: Hec fax, facis  i 404
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv2 )  E une (e) grant esteille chai [d]el ciel ardaunt Cume braundun  1556
( MS: s.xiv )  face: brandun  i 36
( MS: s.xiii/xiv )  tedas: (T) branduns (var. (C: xiii) gallice tysun)  ii 29
2eccl.liturgicaltime(pl.) first Sunday in Lent (when torches were lit)
( s.xivin )  le mardi aprés les brandons  43
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