fane1 (c.1350)

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fane1 (c.1350)

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[ FEW: ; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  fane n.1 / vane n.; MED:  fane n.1; DMLBS: 905c fanum 2 ]

The pro E101/547/21/7 citation does not provide sufficient context to determine the precise meaning of the word as it is used here.


1flag, banner, pennant (?)
( 1377-82 )  ij. grandes fanes pur la grant sale  E101/547/21/7
ship.flag, banner flown from the mast of a ship (to indicate the direction of the wind)
( c.1350; MS: s.xvin )  Le Roy de Greneland porte d'azure ové une barge, verge, mast et phaane d'or et cables d'argent  321
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