[gigue] (c.1200)

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[gigue] (c.1200)


[ FEW: 16,35b gîga; Gdf: 4,278a gigue; GdfC: ; TL: 4,316 gigue; DEAF: G721 gigue; DMF:  gigue; TLF:  gigue 1; OED:  gigue n.; MED:  gige n.2; DMLBS: ]
gige,  gigye,  gike  


1musicfiddle, stringed instrument
( c.1200; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  Il portent harpes, giges e tympanz, Salteriez e chores e cimbes ben sonanz  (B) 9599
( s.xiii2/4; MS: c.1300 )  Harpe, gige, rote  1369
( 1273-82; MS: s.xivex )  pur toi (=J.C.) gemir quant engraigne Vaint (l. vaut?) bien la gige d’Alemaigne  1923
(TBD)  giga: gige, gigye  ii 144
2(head) of crozier, crook, crutch (?)
( MS: s.xiii )  gike, gige, cambuca  i 228
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