largeté (c.1136-37)

Browse the Dictionary

    Loading...

Search Results

Your search results will appear here.

largeté (c.1136-37)

[gdw]

[ FEW: 5,183a largus; Gdf: 4,725b largeté; GdfC: ; TL: 5,182 largeté; DEAF: ; DMF:  largeté; TLF: ; OED: ; MED:  largete; DMLBS: 1559c largitas ]
largeted,  largetei,  largetet  

s.

1generosity, liberality
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  dé festes e des noblesces, Des largetez e des richesces  6508
magnanimity, nobility
( c.1150; MS: c.1300 )  Testimoinent sa largeté E sa proeise e sa honesté  7019
( c.1360-79; MS: s.xivex )  Franchise [...] De son hostel commanderesse L'ad fait pour sa grant largeté  15906
de largeté
abundantly, in large quantities
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  Mes cist passout trestuz homes d'humilité; E od çoe si avoit valur de largeté (vars. e de grant largeted)  401
faire largeté
to donate, bestow gifts
( c.1230; MS: 1275-85 )  Povres d'avoir e de peines chascez, Kar as povres ne firent largetez  2852
large  largesce#1  largeur 
This is an AND2 Phase 3 (I/Y-M) entry. © 2008-2012 The Anglo-Norman Dictionary. All rights reserved. Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of the United Kingdom.
largeté