margerie (c.1150)

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margerie (c.1150)

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[ FEW: 6/i,323b margarita; Gdf: 5,173a margerie; GdfC: ; TL: 5,1160 margerie; DEAF:  margerie; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  margery n.1; MED:  margeri(e n.; DMLBS: ]
margaré,  margari,  margarie  

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( c.1150; MS: c.1300 )  Les precioses margaries Ke uns prestres nos ad polies  89
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  En Ethiope i ad [...] unes formies Del grant a leverer qe portent margeries  6832
( c.1270; MS: s.xiv2 )  E la femme estoit environez De purpre e d’escharlet, e deorrez De or, de margariz (vars. margarez (f)MS: 1290-1300) e peres preciouses  1046
( 1313 )  un egle d’or, od rubiz, amiraudes, saphirs, margeries  ii 203
geter les margeries entre les porcs
prov.to cast pearls before swine
( c.1150; MS: c.1300 )  Ne volt geter les margeries Entre porcs, cleres e polies, Ne doner as chiens saintuaire K'il heent e unt a contraire  7625
margarite 
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