changable (c.1230)

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changable (c.1230)

[ FEW: 2/i,123b cambiare; Gdf: 2,54b changeable; GdfC: ; TL: 2,223 chanjable; DEAF:  changier; DMF:  changeable; TLF:  changer; OED:  changeable adj.; MED:  chaungeable adj.; DMLBS: ]
chaungable,  chaungeable;  chanchable;  chaunchable,  chaunjable,  chonchabul  


1able to be changed, malleable
( c.1275; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Ele le trouva mult estable. Ne out espeyr ke fust chaungable E ke pur ren ne[l] peut plier  564
variable, alterable
( MS: s.xiv1/4 )  chaungez les paroles chaungeables  86
2mutual, interchangeable
( MS: s.xiii )  mutua: chonchabul  ii 122
3changeable, fickle, inconstant
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  Plus changable que n’est le vent  3142
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiiim )  vus estes si chaunjable ke ço ke vus volez hui vus ne volez pas demein  10.36
( c.1335; MS: s.xivm )  Cestui roi E. fu si chaungeable […] qe ceo q’il granta un jour […] il le voleit dedir une autre jour  80
nun changable
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