desparer (1120-40)

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desparer (1120-40)

[ FEW: 7,629a parare; Gdf: 2,621c desparer 1; GdfC: ; TL: 2,1680 desparer; DEAF: ; DMF:  déparer; TLF:  déparer; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 687c disparare ]


1to strip of decorations, trappings etc.
( MS: 1120-40 )  Vint en la cambre plaine de marrement, Si la despeiret que n’i remest nient  137


1costumeto disrobe
( c.1174; MS: s.xiiiin )  dunc s’esteit desparé de l’aube senz delai. En chape e en surpliz remist  1614


1costumestripped of decorations, trappings etc.
( 1433 )  une chappelle [...], semee de serpentelles [...] trois amitz desparez [...] les paremens de .iij. aulbes [...]  B57
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