faveler (s.xiiiex)

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faveler (s.xiiiex)

[ FEW: 3,341b fabellari; Gdf: 3,737a faveler; GdfC: ; TL: 3,1674 faveler; DEAF: ; DMF:  faveler; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
faveller, 
pr.p. favelons  ii 256  

v.a.

1to speak, say (in a flattering, sweet-talking way)
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Ausi tost cum acun homme vers vus [...] favele nule parole de luxure   198.34
2to gossip about
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  un favelor [...] ke lour favele e conte e jangle totes les noveles du pais   194.9

v.n.

1to flatter, sweet-talk
( c.1360-79; MS: s.xivex )  blandisour Qui suef favelle par doulçour  3560
2to chatter
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  sicom li solitarie moisson jangler e faveler tot adés   238.8

sbst._inf.

1chattering, gossiping
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  estoupez vos pensees [...] ke eles [...] ne voisent par mi le mond si com fet mout faveler e mout jangler   183.21

p.pr._as_a.

1garrulous, chatty
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Moisson est un oisseil mout favelant e mout janglant   237.33
favele  faveleresse  favelor 
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