compacient (1267)

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compacient (1267)

[ FEW: 2/ii,975a compati; Gdf: 2,200a compacient; GdfC: ; TL: 2,612 compacïent; DEAF:  compacïent; DMF:  compatient; TLF: ; OED:  compatient adj.; MED:  compacient ppl.; DMLBS: 404b compati ]


1compassionate, understanding
( c.1270; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  li fut mut compacient, E dolent del solaz perdeu  M910
2patient, long-suffering
( 1267; MS: c.1300 )  De mercy plein[e] e compaciente  6299
( c.1270; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Cest prodome compacient esteit Mut a l’enfermeté ke il aveit  963
nun compacient
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