esnecke (c.1136-37)

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esnecke (c.1136-37)

[ FEW: 17,159a snekkja; Gdf: 3,503b esnesche; GdfC: ; TL: 3,1134 esneche; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  snack n. 1; MED:  snak n.; DMLBS: 3107b snecca 1 ]
esnecce,  esnecche,  esneke;  sneke, 
pl. esnerhes  5453 var  


1ship.skiff, light boat
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  Murent (=They set off) d’Escoce od nof esnecces, Tresqu’en Humbre siglant es breeces  5453
( 1190-93; MS: s.xiv2/4 )  Par mer vindrent [...] E en esnekes e en hallos  2031
( s.xiii1/4; MS: s.xiiim )  Iloec trovai e nefs e chalant. En un esnecke entrai  3518
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