esveier (c.1150)

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esveier (c.1150)

[ FEW: 14,375a via; Gdf: 3,668c esvoier 2; GdfC: ; TL: 3,1508 esvoiier; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1to drive away
( c.1150; MS: c.1300 )  Ki rend malx pur biens pas n’esvuie Sa maisun de mal, ainz l’estuie (Latin: Qui reddit mala pro bonis, non recedit malum de domo eius)  10155
2to send
( c.1300; MS: s.xivm )  Il volt tun angele od toy esveyer  121
( c.1300; MS: s.xivm )  La famine est grande, murt aumail et gent. Ça nus ad esveié od or et argent  2130


1to turn aside
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii2/4 )  Simun mei tint a retreant (l. recreant) Quant si mei alai esvuiant (=from a projected journey)  4348
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