deigner1 (c.1136-37)

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deigner1 (c.1136-37)

[ FEW: 3,78a dignare; Gdf: 2,714a digner; GdfC: 9,291b degnier; TL: 2,1315 deignier; DEAF:  deignier; DMF:  daigner; TLF:  daigner; OED:  deign v.; MED:  deinen v.; DMLBS: 662a dignari ]
deingner,  deiner,  deinner;  digner,  dagner, 
pret.3 deigina  79
pret.3 denia  137.94
pret.3 doygna  i 488  


deigner (a) (+inf.)
1to deign, condescend to
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiiex )  [Les Galeis e les Cumbreis] Ne deinoent de li tenir  4113
( c.1213; MS: s.xivin )  Pur li voleient mort suffrir Ke pur iceus dagnia murir  782
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  (God) Ki pur nus murrir deignas  2017
( 1281 )  il ne me deygnerent nul dreit mustrer  26
( 1354; MS: c.1360 )  [...] de penser coment celuy haute et noble seignur deignoit a descendre si bas entre nous  133.29-30
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