culvertise (1184)

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culvertise (1184)

[ FEW: 2/ii,897b collibertus; Gdf: 2,402c culvertise; GdfC: ; TL: 2,1153 culvertise; DEAF:  culvert (culvertise); DMF:  culvertise; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
culvertez,  cuvertise;  colvertise,  coilvertise,  quilvertisse  99 var.  


1baseness, villainy
( 1184; MS: s.xiiiex )  Ne sufferat ja pur colvertise Ke digneté perde seinte Eglise  1091
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiiim )  Par sa cruele cuvertise Quide destruire sainte iglise  99
2serfdom, slavery
( c.1185; MS: s.xiiim )  (Ipomedon) Ki se cumbat par sa franchise Pur eus oster del culvertise  9420
( 1212; MS: 1212-13 )  molt est miez de loing Departir franc, sanz cuvertise, Qe querre, aprés liens, franchise  20017
( 1212; MS: 1212-13 )  del petit chaions en maire […] E de jolivesces legieres En cuvertises pautonieres  10396
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