desquant1 (s.xii3/3)

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desquant1 (s.xii3/3)

[ FEW: *2/ii,1416b quando; Gdf: 2,637c desquant; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1temporalsince (the time when)
( s.xii3/3; MS: s.xiii2/4 )  Or escutetz la grant merveille! [...] Si grant nen fu onc mais oie Desquant  (ed. Des quant) comenza ceste vie  916
2temporalas soon as, when
( 1214; MS: 1214-16 )  Quanq’einz de bien ot retenu, Desquant a age ereit venu, Trestot despendit largement  142
3since, seeing that
( 1212; MS: 1212-13 )  Comment alme seit dite non mortale desquant ele est dampnee de mort  7vb
( 1214; MS: 1214-16 )  A bon dreit por fols nos tendront Desquant la verité savront  2294
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