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erres (1213)

[ FEW: 25,296b arra 1 /1,143b arra; Gdf: ; GdfC: 8,174a are; TL: 3,796 erre 2; DEAF: ; DMF:  arrhe; TLF:  arrhe; OED:  erres n.; MED:  erres n.; DMLBS: ]
erre,  erles;  arres,  arris,  ernes,  ernis,  ernest,  ernist,  hernes,  hernest,  ernaesse  i 21 orenez  

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1earnest, pledge
( 1213; MS: 1213 )  cil qui nos est erre e gage De nostre celestre eritage  110ra
( MS: s.xiii2 )  arra gallice: hernes  i 149
( MS: s.xiiiex )  arra: ernes gallice  i 146
( MS: s.xiiiex )  arrabo: ernis  ii 159
( c.1300 )  si nul homme ou femme doune a un autre arris e aventure aveigne q’il ne eyt poynt la chose dount il eit doné erris […]  i 218
fig.pledge, promise
( s.xiii2; MS: s.xiii2 )  il (J.C.) nus ad doné en terre seon precius sanc en ernes  (ms. erues) de seon amur  270
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv2 )  (the bodies of the saints) en erles de relever de mort a vie lessez nus sunt  2853
earnest-money, advance
( MS: c.1310 )  mesme cesti W. luy bailla vj d. en orenez (l. eren) (vars. hernes (H8)MS: c.1400; ernest (Gg)MS: 1327-77; ernes (H10)MS: s.xiv2/3)  289
( 1350-51 )  s’il n’eit fait gree de tut mes par arres  i 315
( 1382-83 )  En primes baillé a Thomas Reynham en erres del somme quel yl paya – xij d.  202
( s.xivex; MS: 1654-81 )  chescun frere du dit fraternité paie en arres pur son drap avant la mayn xld a meyns  4
mettre en erres
to pledge
( c.1230; MS: 1275-85 )  En erres mist sun sanc tant clier  2617
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