eschanteler (c.1185)

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eschanteler (c.1185)

[ FEW: 2/i,230a canthus; Gdf: 3,365b eschanteler; GdfC: ; TL: 3,842 eschanteler; DEAF: ; DMF:  eschanteler; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
escanteler,  encanteler  


1to shatter (the edge frame of a shield)
( c.1185 )  En la pene le fert devant, Si que l’escu tut eschantele  7991
( s.xiii1/4; MS: s.xiiim )  Puis fiert un altre sur la targe novele, Tote li fent e fruisse e escantele  1830
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