engurdir (s.xiiiin)

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engurdir (s.xiiiin)

[ FEW: *4,327a gurdus; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,467a engourdir; TL: 3,397 engordir; DEAF: G1029 gort 2 (engordir); DMF:  engourdir; TLF:  engourdir; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
engordir,  engourdir;  agurder;  esgurder  


1to grow numb, stiffen
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii2/4 )  si [...] jeo les meins teles eusse Dunt uverainne feire peusse! [...] Meis eles me sunt tant afeblies, E par mun surfeit engurdies  5900
( c.1290; MS: 1307-25 )  [...] Lé nerfs du bevour engurdisent (M.E. swellin)  176
( c.1275; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Ses mayns tut reds esgurdyrent  8460


( c.1245; MS: c.1255 )  Les pez out tortz, nerfs engurdiz  1937
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