broine (c.1120)

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broine (c.1120)

[ FEW: 15/i,310b brunnia; Gdf: 1,740a broigne; GdfC: ; TL: 1,1162 broigne; DEAF:  broigne; DMF:  broigne; TLF:  broigne; OED:  brinie | brynie n.; MED:  brinie n.; DMLBS: ]
broigne;  bruine,  brune,  brunie,  bronie  

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1armourmil.birnie, cuirass (a leather tunic with metal breastplates)
( MS: c.1120 )  Tei cuvenist helme e brunie a porter, Espede ceindra cume ti altre per  411
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Donc vestent les brunies e les haubers deugez  1817
( 1174-75; MS: c.1200 )  Maint bon escu estroé, mainte bruine faillie  16
( s.xiii1/4; MS: s.xiiim )  Vit la (=ground) coverte de broines e de helmes  102
costumetheol.corselet (worn for self-mortification)
( c.1174; MS: s.xiiiin )  A moine est […] donee neire bruine  568
( s.xii4/4; MS: s.xiii )  Vest une bruine a sa char nue  (D) 2029
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