erisipila (c.1240)

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erisipila (c.1240)

[ FEW: 3,243b erysipelas; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,502b erysipele; TL: 3,757 erisipile; DEAF: ; DMF:  érysipèle; TLF:  érésipèle; OED:  erysipelas n.; MED:  erisipila n.; DMLBS: 799c erysipelas ]
erissipila;  herisipila  
Latin; Greek

s., St. Anthony's fire (disease accompanied by inflammation of the skin)
( c.1240; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  De heresipilia. [P]or ceo que un aposteme que est apelé herisipila seult avenir as plaies e autres choses achantes  i 72
( MS: s.xiv2 )  apostemes si cum erisipila  521
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