eslaver (s.xii1)

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eslaver (s.xii1)

[ FEW: 5,218b lavare; Gdf: 3,478b eslaver; GdfC: ; TL: 3,1087 eslaver; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
eslever,  esliever  

v.a. wash away, efface, erase
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 ) Seient eslavé del livre des vivanz  82.68.33
( s.xii1; MS: 1155-60 )  sulunc la multitudine de tes merciz esleve (Latin: dele) les meies felunies  88.L.1
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiiim )  ki escut la pudre de vains pensers e eslieve suillures de pecchiez  i 20 wash, cleanse
( c.1136-65; MS: c.1200 )  Jesus Crist tot eslevat Quant le pechié del monde ostad  11645
( s.xiiex; MS: s.xiiiin )  Et l'eve ki vint de sun (=J.C.'s) lez Nus ad blanchiz et eslavez  175
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii2 )  Il duna nofs comandemenz Pur eslaver nos quors sullenz  1857
enlever  reslaver 
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