crisopras (s.xii1/3)

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crisopras (s.xii1/3)

[ FEW: 2/i,658b chrysos; Gdf: 2,366a créopase; GdfC: 9,89b chrysopase; TL: 2,1064 crisopase; DEAF:  crisopase; DMF:  chrysoprase; TLF: ; OED:  chrysoprase n.; MED:  crisopas(e n.; DMLBS: 335b chrysoprasus ]
crisopace,  crisopas,  crisopasse,  crisopaz;  crissopas;  chryzoprase,  creopase  (E) 1690 crisopassus,  grisopase  


1chrysoprase (a stone)
( s.xii1/3; MS: s.xiiex )  Crisopras vient d’Inde majur. De jus de purret a culur  42.377
( 1121-25; MS: s.xiv1 )  Li murs flammet, tut abrase, De topaze, grisopase, De jargunce [...]  1684
( 1121-35; MS: s.xii3/3 )  Crisopassus mustre luer Que li sainz hom averunt mult cher  2999
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiiex )  Berilz, sardines e crisopaces (: topaces)  4882
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