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ceint1 (s.xiiiex)

[ FEW: 2/i,680a cingere; Gdf: 2,6c ceint; GdfC: ; TL: 2,86 ceint; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  ceinte n.; MED:  ceint n.; DMLBS: 338b cingulum ]
ceinte;  ceincte;  saint,  seinte, 
pl. sauns  Ed II viii 138  


1costumebelt, girdle
( MS: s.xiiiex )  texta: (C) seyntes tysuez (var. (D*: s.xiii/xiv) ceynte de sceye)  ii 127.10
( MS: s.xiiiex )  cingula: (C) seyntes  ii 140.67
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv2 )  As dames durretz les fermauls, Les ceintz de soie e les aneaux  415.172
( 1297 )  un fermail d’or ou d’argent, e un ceynt de saie  96
( 1357 )  un robe [...] et un saynt de say  120
( 1463 )  harneis pur ceinctes, de ferre, de laton, d’asser d’estaine, ou de alkemine  ii 397
2circuit, circumference
( c.1300; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  La ceinte de la tere  178
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