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changer (1121-25)

[ FEW: 2/i,120a cambiare; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,38b changier; TL: 2,221 changier; DEAF:  changier; DMF:  changer; TLF:  changer changeant; OED:  change v.; MED:  chaungen n.; DMLBS: 247c cambire ]
changier,  changir,  chanjer;  chaunger,  chaungier,  chaunjer;  chainger;  canger;  chianger,  ind.pr.4 jajuns  17  

v.a.

1to change, alter
( 1314 )  alienacioun […] ne chaunge my ceo qe fuit fraunc almoigne en lay fee  Ed II xvi 159
to change (one’s clothes)
( c.1240; MS: c.1300 )  Sicum il changer dut La here ke il al dos avout  259.186
( c.1260; MS: s.xiv1 )  quant out receu li sis besant, Sa robe changi meintenant  5621
to exchange
( 1121-25; MS: s.xiv1 )  Ne change enfer (=go from one section to another) pur aleger Mes pur les mals plus agreger  1351
( c.1270; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Pur son exil le ciel changeit  746
( 1306 )  Sire W. vint e pria au dit H. q’il vousist chaunger son manoir de G. […] pur autre terre a la value  i 209
to change, replace
( c.1285; MS: c.1312 )  E vos chivaus changez avant q’il seient trop vieuz  330
( a.1399 )  qe le meir et les viscountz […] q’ore sount soient chaungés et deposés  105.25
2finan.to change (money)
( c.1325 )  monoyers que changeyent lure munoye  33.13
( 1351-52 )  bien lise a chescun homme de chaunger or pur argent  i 322
3lawto transfer
( 1469 )  le feoffement per quell le fraunktenement fuit chaungé de le lessour  13.5

v.absol.

1to make an exchange (with)
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  (women) quant aprés prodhomme pernent un merde (=a worthless fellow), malement ont chaungez  165
( 1341 )  il avoit changé ové la Deane de Salope  15 Ed III 317

v.n.

1to change
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  De l’effrei e de la pour Del vis li change la culur  6886
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  E com plus changent, meuz se font conustre pur fol gent  21

v.refl.

1to change
( c.1292; MS: c.1300 )  acunes (=assizes) se chaungent par assent des parties deques en jurez  i 333
( 1280-1307; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  le temps se chaunge  ii 324
( MS: s.xiv1/4 )  temps se chaungent  353
( 1376-77 )  (ecclesiastical judges may proceed on a writ) si la matire ne se chaunge ou soit enlargiz  ii 373
to change one’s attitude, mind
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  De tant s’en est vers vus changee Plus ke vers nul autre hume  1014
changer chere
to change one’s appearance
( 1214-16 )  Muot colour e chanjot chiere, Car ors semblot tot viel chenu, Ors juvencel  1428
changer sun (etc.) coer
coer#1
le coer change a
coer#1
changer curage, ses (etc.) curages
to change one’s mind
( c.1185; MS: s.xiiim )  Ja ne verrez femme si sage K’acune feiz ne chant curage  5448
( s.xiii1/3; MS: s.xiiim )  Mes corages sunt changez  618
changer les dez
fig.to change the rules of the game
( s.xii4/4; MS: s.xiii )  Ele nuz ad tuz engingné E les dez senz jeter changé  (D) 1653
changer sun coer
to change one’s attitude
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  La mort li ad recopé sun eire Ke ele ne changast sun quor avant  1297
changer sun pensé, ses pensez
emotionto be moved, overcome with emotion
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  De feme est costume qu’el change ses pensez, Quant el veit bel home  1015
changer sun sen
to change one’s mind
( s.xiii1/3; MS: s.xiiim )  Mun sen desore changerai. […] Mes corages sunt changez  616
changer de
to exchange for
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  Del peissun cangium le pain Que hom nus aportout a plain  447
changer en meuz
to change for the better, improve
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  e son tens chaungea en meux e sa vie finist  64
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