invencion (s.xii1)

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invencion (s.xii1)

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[ FEW: 4,789a inventio; Gdf: ; GdfC: 10,29c invention; TL: 4,1422 invencïon; DEAF: I381 invencion; DMF:  invention; TLF:  invention; OED:  invention n.; MED:  invencioun n.; DMLBS: 1465a inventio ]
invenciun,  invention  

s.

1invention, creation
( s.xii1; MS: s.xiim )  Faites cuneudes en puples les sues invenciuns (Latin: Notas facite in populis adinventiones ejus); remembres que haltz est li suens nums  263.5
2scheme, plan
( 1452-53 )  Item qe come en touz parties de cest roialme dyvers gens de poiar, moevez de insaciable covetyse encountre tout droit [...] & bone conscience, ont laborés & trovez novelx invencions, & eux asseduousment executés  ii 367
invention de la (seinte) croiz
1eccl.timeliturgicalInvention of the (Holy) Cross, the church festival observed on the 3rd of May in commemoration of this
( 1216-25; MS: 1307-15 )  Meisme l'an a treis symeigne de Pasques, la jour de invencioun de la croice, comença le parlement a Everwik ové le procés countre les Despensers fu repellee  344
( 1256; MS: c.1300 )  Dreit al premer jor de May Phelippe e Jacob mettrai. La Troveure (var. Invention (C)MS: c1307-25m) est al terz jor De la Croiz al Salveur  789
( 1291-92 )  W.H. veint le jour de la Invencion de la seinte croys  10
( 1399; MS: s.xv1 )  En may est la feste des mes seignurs saint Phelippe et saint Jaque apostres, et la Invencion de la Sainte Crois  49
Invencion de Seint Etienne
1eccl.timeliturgicalInvention of St Stephen, feast on the 3rd of August commemorating the finding of his body during the reign of Emperor Honorius
( 1216-25; MS: 1307-15 )  E le Mardy procheyn suant, cest adire lendemein del invencion Seint Estevene, fust la bataille a Evesham entre Sire Eduuard e l’avant dit Conte Symon  290
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