enmurer (s.xiiiin)

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enmurer (s.xiiiin)

[ FEW: 6/iii,244b murus; Gdf: 1,281b amurer; GdfC: 9,438a emmurer; TL: 3,463 enmurer; DEAF:  mur (enmurer) / mur (amurer); DMF:  emmurer; TLF:  enmurer; OED: ; MED:  enmured ppl.; DMLBS: ]


1to wall
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  (the cave) fu de marbre e de liois Enmuré trestut enturn  1795
( MS: s.xiii )  moratur: enmurer  171
( c.1334; MS: s.xivm )  le primer qi [...] enmura citez  4.21
( c.1334; MS: s.xivm )  Ceste citee est de tut partz amuré de mere  250.7
2 to confine
( MS: c.1335 )  molt estoit estreitement La dame close e enmuree  iii 152.13


1enclosed with a wall
( 1271-72; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  ke il le (=camp) puissent o eus porter partout ausi cum une cité enmuré  25.19
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