cisterne (s.xii2)

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cisterne (s.xii2)

[ FEW: 2/i,716b cisterna; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,102a citerne; TL: 2,447 cisterne; DEAF:  cisterne; DMF:  citerne; TLF:  citerne; OED:  cistern n.; MED:  cisterne n.; DMLBS: 347b cisterna ]
sestern;  citerne  


1cistern, water-tank
( s.xii2; MS: s.xiiex )  de l’ewe de la cisterne  105
( s.xivm; MS: s.xivex )  Et en ceste eglise, y a une fontaigne en manere d'une citerne qe est appellee Probatica Piscina  206
( 1354; MS: c.1360 )  come la bone cysterne receit l’eawe qe vient de gouters envyron  226
( 1421-22 )  Item paié a C. plumber pur un sestern et un pipe de lede et pur sowder a dit sestern – xiij s. vj d.  9 Hen V
( 1422-23 )  Item un sestern pur le prevy – vij d.  10 Hen V
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