envier2 (s.xii1)

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envier2 (s.xii1)

[ FEW: 4,799b invidia; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,495c envier; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF:  envier 2; TLF:  envier; OED:  envy v. 1; MED:  envien v. 1; DMLBS: 1468b invidere ]
emvier;  envirer  

v.a.

1emotionto envy
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  de mutz esteit cist envié  1772
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiiim )  E li envius pur ço suvent envire sun suverain ke il plus vaut de li  i 26
2to compete, vie with, emulate
( c.1150; MS: c.1300 )  N’envirer ome torçonier (Latin: Ne emuleris hominem iniustum) , Lai ses veies e sun sentier  3085
( c.1170 )  Chascun villain sun per envie, Ki rien sout de charpentierie  3509

v.n.

1emotionto be envious (of)
( s.xii1; MS: s.xiim )  je enviai sur les torcenus  72.3
( s.xii1; MS: s.xiim )  jeo enviai (Latin: aemulatus sum) encuntre mes enemis  127.LXXII.3
( s.xii4/4; MS: s.xiii )  Ne volent le bien qu’oient dire Pur la reine, kil desire; E pur iço que il emvient, Ço qu’ele plus het, ço en dient  (Sn1) 832

v.refl.

1to vie with each other, compete
( c.1170 )  Li sergant guaimentent e crient, Al duluser entre eos s’envient  5120

p.pr._as_a.

1emotionenvious, jealous
( s.xiv1; MS: c.1361 )  Et les patriarches enviauntz (Latin: aemulantes) vendirent Joseph en Egypte  (A) 364c

sbst._inf.

1emotionenvy, jealousy
( s.xii1; MS: s.xiim )  en lur entailleures a envier (Latin: ad aemulandum) le (=God) commourent  143.LXXVII.58
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