enchace (s.xii3/4)

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enchace (s.xii3/4)

[ FEW: *2/i,319a *captiare; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF:  enchasse; TLF: ; OED:  enchase n.; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
enchase;  enchalz,  enchauz,  enchaz  

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1chase, pursuit
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Meint bel turnoiement ot illuec es praieries, E les enchaz mult feres e dures envaies  2891
( s.xii2; MS: s.xiiex )  Li fiz Israel returnerent de l’ enchalz  35
( s.xiiiin; MS: c.1300 )  Mais li altre qui l’enchauz funt Occient les tut en fuiant  6152
( s.xiii1/3; MS: s.xivin )  tuz ses prisuner Qu’il out pris le jur devant A l’enchaz  288
pursuit, persistence
( s.xii4/4; MS: s.xiii )  E par l’ enchalz quid jo gurpir, S’ele n’en pense, mun desir  (Sn1) 86
lawright to hunt
( 1293 )  le pere le feffour fut seysy de la chase kaunt yl morut [...] e puys S. entra le maner cum fyz e heyr, e voleyt aver enchase  21-22 Ed I 131
2livestockdriving (of cattle)
( 1346 )  jugement si de cel enchace tort countre la pees en nostre persone puissetz attacher  20 i Ed III 85
faire l’enchace sur
1to pursue
( s.xii2; MS: s.xiiex )  Li reis A. fist l’enchalz sur J. ki se fuieit  150
( s.xiiiin; MS: c.1300 )  Vers la cité s’en vont, Mais li altre qui l’enchauz funt, Occient les [...]  6152
chace#1  enchacer 
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