conveer (1174-75)

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conveer (1174-75)

[ FEW: 2/ii,1135a *conviare; Gdf: 2,290a convoier 1; GdfC: 9,191b convoier; TL: 2,822 convoiier; DEAF:  convoiier; DMF:  convoyer; TLF:  convoyer; OED:  convey v.1; MED:  conveien v.; DMLBS: 482a conviare ]
convaier,  conveere,  conveier,  convoier;  cunvaier,  cunveer,  cunveier,  cumveier  

v.a.

1to accompany, escort
( 1174-75; MS: c.1200 )  Issi cumveient le rei desi qu’a Westmustier  1941
( c.1240; MS: c.1300 )  Le grant pople par charité Conveint lur chef par devosciun A cele grant processiun  39.251
2to carry
( 1412 )  (illegal money) recettez, concellez & noetandre conveyez & feriez al Graveshende  178
( 1423 )  qe bien lise as possessours des ditz trynkes […] pechier ovec eux […] les entrahantz & conveiantz par main  iv 259
to bring
( 1394; MS: s.xv1 )  lui (=God) remerciantz entierment de ce q’il nous ad si gracieusement convoiez a nostre honour tanqu’en cea  222.9
3to pass on, hand down
( MS: s.xiiiex )  A ytant je me vueil cesser De ceste rime convoier, Car tout ne prouse on trouvera Cy aprés […].  277.56
lawto convey, transmit (property, rights)
( 1305 )  le droit de presentement […] fut paremply e de luy tanke a l’Eveske conveyé  33-35 Ed I 51
( 1310 )  votre action est de sone dreit conveyé de vostre auncestre a vous  Ed II iii 18
( 1340-41 )  par cele mene possession […] conveya ele la tenance en lui  14-15 Ed III 295
( 1346 )  […] ount conveié mesmes les tenementz en Thomas  20 i Ed III 57
4to pursue, chase
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  Li Hebreu fuient par muns e par valees, Cil les conveient as cops de lur espees  (B) 3561

sbst._inf.

1escort (at departure of guest)
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  Al cunveer ot asez gent  3775
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