dechaiement (s.xii1)

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dechaiement (s.xii1)

[ FEW: 2/i,28b cadere; Gdf: 2,442a dechaement; GdfC: ; TL: 2,1248 decheement; DEAF: ; DMF:  déchément; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
dechaement,  decheement,  dechedement,  dechément,  dechiement  


1astron.(of the sun) going down, setting
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 ) Il fist la lune en tens; li soleilz cunut sun dechedement  104.103.20
( s.xii1; MS: 1155-60 )  Sicume umbre, cum ele est enclinee a decheement (Latin: cum inclinatur)  206.CVIII.24
( s.xiim; MS: s.xiim )  Del nessement del soleil desque al dechément  50
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiiim )  tut le jur deske le decheement del soleil  i 24
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 )  Cumbien desestait li naissemenz del dechedement  103.102.12
2weakness, falling into sin
( MS: s.xiiim )  Pur ceo gart que par tel dechaiement ne defaille  581
estre en dechaiement
1to be in decline
( 1171-74; MS: c.1200 )  s’iglise qui ert tut’ en dechaement  5864
prendre dechaiement
1to be overthrown
( 1174-75; MS: s.xiiex )  Trestuz ses enemis unt pris dechaiement  1921
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