enfermer2 (s.xii1)

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enfermer2 (s.xii1)

[ FEW: 4,670a infirmare; Gdf: 3,146a enfermer 1; GdfC: ; TL: 3,328 enfermer 1; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  infirm v.; MED: ; DMLBS: 1356a infirmare 1 ]
enfremir,  enfeormer  


1to fall ill
( c.1200; MS: s.xiiiin )  ja puis ne n’enviellist, ne n’enfermast ne ne morust  24
to become listless
( s.xiiim; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Kar quant curage languit, Tut le cors enfremit E la vertu est gasté (Latin: nam cum animus languet, consumit inercia corpus)  655


( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 )  Les miens genuilz enfermé sunt de jeunie  110.108.23
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 )  entendiet sun arc desque il seient enfermet  75.57.7
( MS: 1155-60 )  icele chi mult filz aveit, enfeormethe (Latin: infirmata) est  266.8
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiiex )  la reine ert enfermee, Ne mes oit jorz nen ad duree  87
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